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15 September 2022
9:30 AM – 4:00 PM

The training will explore LGBT issues and young people. The process of coming out, issues for young people such as bullying, gender identity and sexuality.  How to support young people whether gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, transgender or questioning young people.  It will deal with issues such as safeguarding, self-harm, substance misuse and Child Sexual Exploitation. This will be conducted using a rights based approach.

This course is aimed at Practitioners, Managers and Policy Makers from all sectors and all organisations keen to explore how their work can support LGBTQ young people.  Examine new trends in gender identity and sexuality and how this impacts on practice.

Aims:

  • Have an understanding LGBTQ issues
  • Gain ways of supporting LGBTQ young people
  • Gain knowledge on safeguarding LGBTQ young people
  • Gain practical skills in identifying young people who are vulnerable to Child Sexual Exploitation

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