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Atlanta Marriott Buckhead Hotel & Conference Center

3405 Lenox Road Northeast

Atlanta, GA 30326

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Pre-Conference Session Title: The ABC’s of LGBTQ+: Connecting with our LGBTQ+ Clients. Date: February 17, 2019 Target Audience: Professionals working with LGBTQ+ clients Number of Hours: 4 (1pm-5pm) Presenter: Beck Gee-Cohen, MA, LADC Workshop Description: This half-day workshop will combine lecture, experiential, and collaborative work surrounding the need to address understanding and sensitivity to LGBTQ+ communities. It will shed the umbrella of LGBTQ+ in order to look at specific traumas of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer communities as individual subcultures. Starting with an overview and refreshment of terminology, the course will create a path of understanding and exploring deeper understanding of the LGBTQ+ communities. Participants will engage in dialogue, experiential work, and collaborative efforts in order to best address specific struggles for their LGBTQ+ clients. Objectives: Obtain and refresh information surrounding LGBTQ terminology Explore and understand implications within each specific LGBTQ sub culture. Creating culturally specific therapeutic interventions in treating the LGBTQ+ community. Identifying common therapy missteps and how to repair the client relationship. Understanding the LGBTQ specific intersections of trauma with health, spirituality, mental health and maladaptive coping skills.

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