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2019 Culturally Affirming Environments for LGBTQ+ Individuals and Communities

This course is intended to increase awareness of how to create safe and affirming environments for individuals who identify as LGBTQ+. This course is intended to increase awareness of how to address behaviors that are not consistent with the expectations set by DBHIDS, The Practice Guidelines and TIP around creating trauma informed, safe and culturally diverse environments.

Learning Objectives: 
  • Review terms and definitions related to LGBTQ+ identities
  • Increase knowledge of LGBTQ+ identities
  • Recognize assumptions and biases related to gender and sexuality
  • Learn techniques to foster inclusive environments for LGBTQ+ individuals