Ann Marie Brokmeier, LGPC (she/her) is a group facilitator for House of Ruth Maryland’s abuse intervention program (AIP), Gateway Project, and has been since 2016. Ann Marie facilitates abuse intervention groups for people of all gender and sexual identities who have used violence in their relationships, and believes that people can and do change given the right motivation and tools. Before joining the Gateway team, she worked with veterans with serious mental illness, in addition to survivors of intimate partner violence. Ann Marie holds a Master’s of Science in Applied Psychology – Counseling from the University of Baltimore.
Ann Marie will present strategies and better practices for serving LGBTQ perpetrators of intimate partner violence within abuse/batterer intervention programs.