Session Details
 LGBTQIA+ Youth & Mental Health
Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019
04:45 PM - 05:45 PM
Location: Meeting Room 7
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LGBTQIA+ students experience high rates of mental health disorders, suicide, bullying, and the unique risk factor of homelessness. This workshop will: 1) provide educators with a basic understanding of gender, sexuality, sex, as well as LGBTQIA+ mental health challenges; 2) teach educators how to effectively intervene when LGBTQIA+ students are being bullied; and 3) empower educators to connect students to their local GSA (Gay-Straight Alliance), or start one of their own.



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Social Awareness : In HE