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Event Name

Gender Affirmation Counts: Evidence-Based Practices for Physical and Mental Health
For: General public
Provided by: SafeGuards Training

Date and Time

Tue Apr 24, 2018 (This event is over)
9:30 - 4:00pm


Windsor, ON

Event Description

This session will provide opportunities to practice front line and supervisory skills needed to create gender affirming spaces, services and workplaces. It will also be a safe space to review your professional practice and ensure that you are delivering accurate, health promoting service, fostering a workplace aligned with legislative requirements and offering resources and opportunities to children, youth and families that align with current and credible research in gender affirmation.

Key outcomes:
-Practice skills to counteract four levels of transphobia (internal, interpersonal, cultural and institutional)
-Equip yourself to foster resilience skills like communication, setting boundaries, consent, empowerment and authentic celebration of diversity
-Align your professional practice and organizational policies and practices with Ontario and Canada's legislative framework, sectoral guidelines and credible research

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Registration Info
Group Discount: 20% off groups of 4 or more from one agency.

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This event is listed under these topics

Gender Identity Issues
Employees, Employers and the Workplace
Last modified Mar 22, 2018 6:25pm
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