Multicultural Knowledge of Mental Health Practices: Working With LGBTQ
Develop an understanding of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) population in the United States, including demographic characteristics and sociopolitical history, in order to discern influences on mental health. Discuss specific topics such as LGBTQ identity, intersection of multiple identities and social class.
Benefits and Learning Outcomes
- Learn the demographic characteristics and influences for LGBTQ individuals and communities
- Understand the sociopolitical and historical issues for LGBTQ communities
- Increase awareness of culture and cultural values of LGBTQ individuals and communities