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Women Who Partner with Women


Speaker: Ashley Varner, MSW, MBA

If you are in a same-sex relationship, you face unique barriers to getting health care and emotional support. Learn to better care for your partner, discover ways to confront discrimination and get tips for overcoming barriers. Explore the question of when or if to come out to your providers, and discuss methods for addressing homophobia/heterosexism. Find out more about your legal rights at work and with your health insurance. This program discusses “survivor guilt” and the challenges of sexual intimacy after breast cancer treatment. It includes helpful information for single and premenopausal women.

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