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MO 10-12 Creating Safe Space: Working with Gender and Sexual Diversities JC

When: 10/12/2018
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Where: NASW-MO Chapter Office
308 E High St
Suite 206
Jefferson City, Missouri  65101
United States
Contact: NASW-Missouri Chapter

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Creating Safe Space:  Working with Gender and Sexual Diversities


Presented by Albert Crump, MSW, LCSW

6.0 Clock Hours


Competency in working with members of the LGBTQ+ community is vital. Even with recent steps forward in rights, member of the LGBTQ+ community are still at higher risk for health and mental health issues. This workshop will help social workers become more familiar with terminology, risk factors, assessing for gender/sexual minority status, ethics of being a competent provider, and actions to take to improve social work practice.


Participants will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate basic understanding of relevant terms and terminology
  2. Identify risk factors across the life span for LGBTQ+ people
  3. Demonstrate basic understanding of different levels of influences facing LGBTQ+ people
  4. Determine when it is appropriate to assess for gender/sexual minority status
  5. Apply NASW Code of Ethics/ethical standards to working with LGBTQ+ people
  6. Identify specific goals to improving practice


Registration 8:00 am, workshop 8:30 am - 4:00 pm 

Registration fees-NASW Members $125.00, Other Professional $165.00

Our online system identifies late fees as Early Bird savings, however, our printed catalog identifies them as late fees charged. These calculations and deadline dates will be the same online or in the catalog.
Registration Deadline Late Fees: 2 weeks prior add $15.00; 1 week prior add $25.00; and 24 hours prior add $40.00

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