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Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity
Wednesday, September 28, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
This training will review terms, definitions, and concepts related to sexual orientation, sexuality, gender identity, and gender expression. Using lecture, discussion, and experiential activities, participants will gain a deeper awareness of their cultural conditioning around sexuality and gender to enhance culturally-responsible approaches to care.
This training also introduces participants to ways they can develop their skills around using inclusive and affirming language, especially when working with transgender and non-binary clients. The goal of this training is to improve participants’ ability to provide high-quality, client-centered care for people of all genders and sexualities.
At the end of this training, participants should be able to:
- Differentiate the categories of sex assigned at birth, gender identity, gender expression, and
- Demonstrate at least two affirming ways to discuss sexual orientation and gender identity with
- Apply the concept of client-centered care to support the importance of using respectful and
inclusive language with your clients in discussing sexual orientation and gender identity.
Register by clicking on the website link listed in the details below. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.