Understanding and overcoming the challenges faced by LGBTQI youth in schools and communities

Date: 2012
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Webinar/Presentation
Author:  Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
Publisher:  Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)

This webinar presents an overview of the challenges that Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning and Intersex (LGBTQI) youth face in their schools and communities. Presenters will discuss the importance of changing perceptions, practices, and culture to address the needs of these underserved youth. Slides are attached and a transcript of the webinar is available by following the link.

Populations:  Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and/or Transgender People, Youth
Settings:  Schools
Planning and Implementing:  Cultural Competence, Communications and Outreach