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June 17, 2022

Training to support 2SLGBTQIA+ youth

Are you looking to build capacity to better engage and provide support to 2SLGBTQIA+ youth in managing challenges with their substance use and mental health?

Then we have the training for you!

Join us August 4 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. EST, as Leora Rich, MSW, RSW and Natalie Kalb, PhD, C.Psych., present their three-hour virtual training Substance use and mental health: Supporting 2SLGBTQIA+ youth. This training will examine:

  • foundational knowledge related to 2SLGBTQIA+ terminology and definitions
  • proximal and distal factors that contribute to mental health challenges among 2SLGBTQIA+ youth
  • systemic oppressive factors that impact 2SLGBTQIA+ youth, with particular emphasis on the needs of transgender youth
  • skills and interventions to provide 2SLGBTQIA+ affirming care