September 7th, Creating Safer Spaces for Intersectional LGBTQIA+ People
Facilitator: Jen Moore, MA Coun., LPC, NBCC
In this experiential/interactive seminar Jen Moore, LPC, President Elect of the Idaho Association for LGBT Issues in Counseling, will strive towards increasing multicultural competence of LGBTQIA+ clients. The workshop will cover basic/101 information while exploring heteronormativity and cisgender normativity and the privileges of living within one or both of those worlds. The concept of intersectionality will be introduced. Through this increased competency, participants will work towards the goal of learning how to create safer spaces while supporting and celebrating the resilience of those they work with within the Queer community.
- Increase knowledge of language and terms common to LGBTQIA+ community.
- Increase ability in creating safer spaces and fostering resilience for LGBTQIA+ clients within office, agency, school, and community settings.
- Learn resources available and increase competency to support LGBTQIA+ clients.
When: Saturday, September, 2019
Time: Doors open at 9:00 am Training workshop from 9:30-11:30 am
Location: Boise State University, Interactive Learning Center (ILC Rm. 202)
Parking: Brady Garage (2.25 flat rate – Select “Social Work Training”)
Cost: Free to members and $20 at the door for non-members (any master’s level or higher mental health professional is welcome)