Des Moines: Only Human…Caring for Youth who Identify as LGBTQ

Participants will gain a “101” level understanding of the development and expression of sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression. Participants will understand the importance of providing a nurturing and affirming environment for youth in their care, and gain concrete suggestions for how to create this environment. Participants will have an opportunity to interact with one another and further develop their knowledge and skills through small group discussion. This training is approved for 3 hours foster parent training credit.

Trainer(s): Kai McGee

*To sign up for trainings please email: Familyconnections-dmsa@fouroaks.org or call: 319-784-2341

Date: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: 
LSI - 3116 University Ave. Des Moines- (downstairs conference room)