Professional Development

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We provide education throughout the year for mental health professionals, school personnel, and other professionals who work with LGBTQ+ youth on a daily basis.

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Educating the Community


We appreciate that we are all at different points in our understanding of sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and the needs of LGBTQ+ youth and their families. The key to providing safe and affirming services to youth is through the education of ourselves and others.

Community education events ›