Course Description

This course takes a broad and integrative perspective that reviews the historical aspects of the LGBTQIA+ population in the US and how this history has impacted healthcare over time. The focus of this course is to offer insights into the gender and sexual minority population through minority stress theory, as well as incorporating cultural considerations into clinical practices and programming to optimize outcomes. Social Determinants of Health (SDOH) will also be reviewed and how affirmative approaches to care can improve access and utility of SDOH for LGBTQIA+ people.

Learners will be able to
1. Summarize cultural considerations related to key events in US history that have impacted LGBTQIA+ people.
2. Explain what safe spaces and affirmative approaches to care are and how they are effective.
​​​​​​​3. Identify 3 creative ways to address minority stress in treatment.


In Person | 2 hours


Wednesday April 17th, 2024
12:00 PM- 2:00 PM
*Lunch is Provided

Fresh Start
1130 E. McDowell Road
Phoenix, AZ 85006 

Guest Co-Presenter, Chelsea Grieve, M.S.

Participants who complete this course will earn 2 APA & NBCC Continuing Education Credit Hours

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The Training Institute-Southwest Behavioral & Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Training Institute-Southwest Behavioral & Health maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Training Institute - Southwest Behavioral Health has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6368. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Training Institute - Southwest Behavioral Health is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

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