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13th Annual

ALGBTICAL Summer Workshop


FLYING COLORS

Leadership in LGBTQ Client Empowerment

 

 

Friday, July 12, 2019
Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Topics:

Counseling LGBTQ Clients | Relationships | Identity Development

Addiction | Sexual Health & Wellness | Risk Factors
Counselor Ethics | Intimate Partner Violence


 

The 13th annual ALGBTICAL Summer Workshop was presented on Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens, Ireland Meeting Room, from 8:30 AM until 4:30 PM.  This professional development event featured excellent guest speakers presenting on a variety of topics relevant to the empowerment of LGBTQ clients.

 

Attendance was excellent! Over 75 people showed up for the big event!

 

Attendees were treated to an interesting and enjoyable assortment of content sessions.  This workshop offered training relevant to counselors who serve LGBTQ students and clients and highlight a variety current issues and concerns, including counseling skills in working with LGBTQ clients, LGBTQ relationships, identity development, addiction, sexual health and wellness, risk factors, intimate partner violence, and counselor ethics. 

 

Topics|Presenters

 

Keynote Presentation: Caring for the Health and Wellness of LGBTQ People

By Dr. Nick Van Wagoner

 

Counselor Ethics in Working with LGBTQ Clients

By Michael Lebeau, MEd

 

Provider’s Introduction to Substance Abuse Treatment for LGBT Individuals

By All’wyn Graham, LPC-S

 

Danger of the Second Closet: IPV in the LGBTQ+ Community

By Dr. Paul Hard, LPC-S, NCC

 

Health and Mental Health Disparities in the LGBTQ Community

By Karen Musgrove, LPC; Katie Reese, ALC; Will Rainer, BA

 

Relationship and Identity Development in Sexual Minority Clients

By Hiram Faircloth

 

Handouts|Slideshows

 

Sexual Health Slideshow | Wagoner

Counselor Ethics Slideshow | Lebeau

Counselor Ethics Handout | Lebeau

IPV Slideshow | Hard

BAO and MCWC Slideshow | Musgrove

Substance Abuse Slideshow | Graham

Relationships Slideshow | Faircloth

ALGBTIC Competencies Handout

Program Booklet

 


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