Bullying and Sexual Minority Issues 201 Training

Event Date: 
Saturday, November 17, 2012 - 8:00am

At this training SSSF will:

  • Ground our previous learning, to raise awareness and to provide more information about the psycho-social impact of anti-LGBTQ bullying, along with the parallel challenges of coming out, understanding gender expression and identity, and the importance of safety for LGBT youth of varying identities.
  • Continue to provide practical tools and strategies of prevention and intervention for helping professionals.
  • Invite attendees to listen and interact with a panel of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth who will tell about their personal experiences and offer solutions for creating safer school communities for all youth, particularly LGBTQ youth.
  • Develop real time scenarios and teach skills to intervene in challenging situations and/or anti-gay harassment or bullying.
Organization: 
Safe Schools South Florida
Location: 
St. Thomas University
16401 NW 37 Ave.
Miami Gardens, FL 33054
United States