Sweetser Trainings & Workshops

Family Transparency: Ethical Treatment of LGBTQ People, Family Issues and Why We Should Care (10/04/18)

Sargent Family Community Center 24 Chapman Road - Presque Isle
9:00 am-1:00 pm 

Workshop will review terminology, discuss statistics of demographics including what can occur when ethical, empathic treatment is not available. Suggestions for best practice for clinicians will be discussed. Additional discussions will include: ethical dilemmas, personal biases and other barriers, strategies to make treatment more accessible and welcoming to LGBTQ, and negative trends and what can be done about them. Finally, Mary and Ben will share their own intimate story of mother/son relationship and the family’s dynamics of transition.

Instructors: Mary White, LCSW & Ben White

Contact Hours Available: 4

training@sweetser.org 294-4414 
Listed As:
Training: Specialty Workshops
Training: Children/Family Workshops

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