This workshop will build a foundation for participants to provide support and an enhanced awareness for LGBTQIA+ individuals in their workplace and community. Participants, those who identify as LGBTQIA+ as well as those who do not, will have the opportunity to become better systems of support to clients and coworkers with various identities and experiences, which includes: sexual orientation, gender identity and expression. LGBTQIA+: Foundations provides an overview of information for LGBTQIA+ identities and the impact that LGBTQIA+ individuals have on our communities.
- Develop an enhanced LGBTQIA+ vocabulary with updated and in-depth terms
- Gain mindfulness regarding the LGBTQIA+ community
- Expand knowledge of appropriate language and pronoun usage for our diverse society
- Progress understanding of current hardships faced by LGBTQIA+ individuals