Understanding the new world of gender & sexual orientation

Understanding the New World of Gender & Sexual Orientation


Understanding the New World of Gender & Sexual Orientation

Gender and sexual orientation is a hot topic these days and the more your staff knows, the more comfortable they will be with LGBTQ+ kids (and families) in their care. 

You will learn:

  • The different genders and sexual orientations
  • Why youth are curious about gender and sexual orientation
  • How to support your kids and others with gender and orientation changes
  • What to say to parents and caregivers about this topic

Details:

  • This class is 45 minutes up to two hours, including Q and A
  • Highly interactive, including one-on-one and small group discussions, case study evaluations, and practice using scripts
  • Handouts, evaluations, certificates, and resources are part of the deal
  • Advertising materials
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As a child psychologist, Amy’s training is honestly some of the best professional development I have ever taken! This information was glaringly absent from my own professional training program and I feel so much better-equipped to handle the sexual behaviors that inevitably come up in my work with kids.

Amanda Lindley
School Psychologist

Understanding the New World of Gender & Sexual Orientation

Are you ready?

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Understanding the new world of gender & sexual orientation

Understanding the New World of Gender & Sexual Orientation

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