Coaches, Teachers, School Nurses, Camp Counselors
Workshops and customized training sessions
Primarily designed to support adults in the community who are involved with youth (coaches, teachers, camp counselors, healthcare providers, etc.). We’ll discuss in more general terms some of the experiences that are unique to LGBTQ youth and share approaches on how best to support them.
I’ll help you….
Better understand terms and concepts related to gender, gender identity, attractions, sexual orientation
Prepare for questions and age-appropriate responses for questions about same-sex attractions, gender expression, or news in the media (“bathroom bills”, marriage equality, etc.
Learn about inclusive language and developing healthy spaces for LGBTQ youth
Talk about strategies and approaches for different situations (coming out, bullying, pronouns, bathroom access)
Understand how all youth benefit in supportive and inclusive environments