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Transforming Trauma in LGBTQ Youth Speaker Series Health Disparity Implications

Date: 
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Time: 
9:00am PST/12:00pm EST
Location: 
Learning Center for Child and Adolescent Trauma
Sponsoring Agency: 
National Center for Child Traumatic Stress
Description: 

Presenters: Doug Braun-Harvey, MA, The Harvey Institute; Betty Hill, MPM, Persad; Sandy Soloski, MA, CAC, Persad

Presenters will discuss the research and anecdotal information that suggests that LGBTQ indi-viduals face health disparities linked to societal stigma, violence, victimization, and discrimination. They will discuss the linkages between these disparities and their association with trauma, high rates of psychiatric disorders, substance abuse, and suicide.

 
To register for this free online event, please visit the NCTSN Learning Center for Child and Adolescent Trauma. If you are new to the Learning Center, you must create an account (click on "Create new account" in the upper right corner), and you must enroll in the course Transforming Trauma in LGBTQ Youth Speaker Series, under Continuing Education. Continuing Education Credits (CEs) are available for this course.

 

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