Understanding and overcoming the challenges faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and intersex youth

Date: 2012
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Information

Type:  Webinar/Presentation
Author:  National Training and Technical Assistance Center
Publisher:  Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Presenters discuss the importance of changing perceptions, practices, and culture to address the needs of underserved LGBTQI youth. Webinars in the series include "Understanding and overcoming the challenges faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and intersex youth in schools and communities”, “The critical role of families in reducing risk and promoting well-being for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and intersex youth” and Understanding the importance of implementing an effective justice system response for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, and intersex youth in custody”

Populations:  Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and/or Transgender People, Youth
Settings:  Juvenile Justice System, Schools, Family Members and Caregivers
About Suicide:  Risk and Protective Factors
Planning and Implementing:  Cultural Competence, Education and Training