integrated systems of care and warm/SAFE handoffs between providers
Information and resources for LGBTQ youth mental health care. Especialy transgender children and teens.
Resources & Interventions when working with couples in therapy.
resources for youth and their families
Infomation and resources for LGBTQ youth for substance abuse issues.
Better trainings to teach intersectionality and how to provide trauma-informed counseling to LGBTQA+ individuals
more trauma support for LGBTA+ foster youth
less gender specific language and training for national level trainings such as Mental Health First Aid
Supportive Families, Healthy ChildrenHelping Families with Lesbian, Gay,Bisexual & Transgender ChildrenSAN FRANCISCO STATE UNIVERSITY
LGBTQ+ challenges within the faith community
Training, knowledge workshops on what we as mental health providers need to know about providing counseling to the LGBTQ+ community.
advocacy at federal/state level to change gender on birth cert. etc
Assessment tools for organziations to measure their level of accessibility to LGBTQ+ community
Also talking about gender performance vs gender sexuality.
Evidence Based or Evidence Inspired prevention program to support LGBTQ+ youth and adults regarding mental/emotional health and substance misuse
In Palm Beach County Florida a great resource is Compass Community Care Center
Educational and training materials for front-line staff in behavioral health inpatient facilities
There's an initiative for providing online counseling for LGBTQ+ led by Ayana.
Moving towards acceptance for parents and other family members
homelessness and suicidal ideations within the community
engaging communities of color
Support for employees to feel comfortable with discussing this topic. Had a training with staff but many were not comfortable with having the discussion.
Policy change at national level licensure boards to mandate the 101 level LBGTQ+ info so we can begin to move the needle to treatment
Getting information to schools to help youth with bullying issues
Just as there are Mental Health First Aid modules for interventions with older adults and veterans, among others, there should be a Mental Health First Aid module for interventions with LGBTQI+ communities that includes neutral language in terms of gender and videos that are relevant to these communities.
@ Carol Irizarry-Robles YES!!!!!!!!!
For Carol: https://assets2.hrc.org/thrive/images/Checklist-TransNonBinaryYouth-Nov2019.pdf
how to modify your facility/ properties in order to make them inclusive and comfortable for transgender/gender non-conforming individuals and why this is important for behavioral health providers
Topic: Couples Counseling
documenting services for trans and on-binary individuals in a way to illicits dignity and complys with regulatory requirements for documentation.
I live in Austin and would like to help with any coordination on the networking event
I joined late--will powerpoint presentation be shared with attendees?
I feel like this has all been very structured and useful. And extremely excited to move forward with all this. So thank you!
Do they have trans/GNC folks helping them at MHFA?
Will this work group address long term care needs for LGBTQI+ and training for staff providing their care?
Helping families discern and support their LGBTQ+ youth / teen, especially living in a rural farming community.
Helping establish resources for LGBTQ+ individuals in rural communities
Here is Austin, we will start collecting that information starting 2020 with our MHFA trainings.
Rural Northwest Iowa is on the call... Woot Woot Farming!
correction: Austin and the surrounding area
It would be great to have a workshop on Two Spirited, which is how the Native American LGBTQ+ Identify.
That's a great idea Paul!
Workshops on how to support LGBTQA+ individuals who are experiencing domestic violence
I would love to due a TwoSpirit presentaron for Indigenous individuals
I’m Garden River First Nations Ojibway
Hi Birdie, this would be great!
We also need more LGBTQ professionals to join the ranks in clinical settings.
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