Serving LGBTQ People: The Basics POSTPONED to May 18th 2020

Due to the current health crisis, this event has been POSTPONED to May 18th, 2020. Please direct questions to April Cunningham at [email protected]

This training targets clinicians who would like to have a better understanding of the LGBTQ community by learning about language and concepts, assessment skills, and medical and mental health issues specific to the LGBTQ community. This training also aims to take a deeper look at how age, culture, race, and intersectionality impact the LGBTQ population, specifically regarding trauma and suicide. Limited scholarship seating is avail
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Learning Objectives

  • Identify the difference between sex assigned at birth/biological sex, gender identity, gender expression, and attraction, and to become more familiar with gender inclusive terminology including gender non-conforming (GNC) terms.
  • Become more familiar with LGBTQ health disparities, including within the LGBTQ aging population and LGBTQ folx of color. Understand how minority stress and intersectionality impact behavioral health.
  • Increase basic understanding of different behavioral health diagnoses related to LGB individuals and transgender individuals. Increase tools for assessment regarding LGBTQ individuals.
  • Gain a better understanding of the Trans*/GNC/NB population, and of the transition process, including medical intervention, changes in gender expression, and the process of coming out.
  • Have a good understanding how intersectionality impacts identity and inequity, can identiffy how examples systematic discrimination impacts the LGBTQ Community.
  • Increase understanidng of systematic discrimination that impacts the LGBTQ Community. Identitfy practices and processes to make medical spaces LGBTQ inclusive.

Monday, May 18, 2020

Columbus Public Health
Room 119C, 240 Parsons Ave , Columbus, OH, 43215

08:30 AM EDT - 04:00 PM EDT

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Only 34 Spaces Left!
Price $130

About the speakers

CE Information - Earn up to 6 CE Hours

CE Approvals

Ohio Counselor Social Worker Marriage and Family Therapist Board
Clintonville Counseling and Wellness is approved by the state of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist board as a continuing Professional Education Provider for Counselors and Social Workers Only (#RCS012001)

CE Process Info

A Contuing Education Certificate for this program will be obtained usingthe website CE Go. Approximately 3 days after the event, you will receive an email with a link to CE Go. This link will be emailed to the account you used to register for this event.

Upon accessing the CE-Go website, you will be able to:

  • Complete the mandatory evaluation forms for the event
  • Download your CE Certificate in PDF form


General Admission