Date Developed: 1/31/2018. Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Presenter(s): Peter Gamache, PhD. Type: Webinar. Level: Introductory. Length: 90 minutes.
Led by Youth M.O.V.E. National, this LC is a virtual forum for youth and young adults to develop professional skill sets via virtual training opportunities, connect as a community to share and gather new resources, and unite with other youth advocates and professional peers from across the country. October's Direct Connect offering is presented by Peter Gamache, Ph.D. and covers the topic of working with youth and young adults in the LGBTQI2S community.
• Discuss demographic trends and the visibility of LGBTQI2-S youth and young adults.
•Describe gaps in service systems that contribute to LGBTQI2-S youth and young adult disparities.
•Describe strategies for addressing LGBTQI2-S youth and young adult disparities.