Date(s) - 02/16/2022
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
YAI: Double Outsiders: Supporting People with I/DD who Identify as LGBTQ+
This is a virtual training and attendees will earn 3 CE contact hours.
This 3-hour introductory session will introduce professionals to the unique issues that people with I/DD, who identify as LGBTQ+, may experience in their day-to-day lives. You will hear from people with disabilities and learn practical tips on how to provide the best support.
During this training, attendees will be able to:
- Demonstrate an awareness of the challenges of having an intellectual disability and identifying as LGBTQ+
- Learn the impact of associated myths, stigma, and bias
- Learn tips and techniques to better support a person with I/DD who also identifies as LGBTQ+
- Apply knowledge learned through case scenarios
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