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Prince George's County Local Management Board

6420 Allentown Road

Camp Springs, Maryland 20748

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  • SEPTEMBER 7, 2018 TIME: 1:00pm- 4:30pm
  • Creating safe and welcoming environments
  • Appropriate terms and definitions of LGBTQ Individuals
  • Identifying hetero-sexism & homophobia in your client interaction and work-space
  • Specifics about working with LGBTQ individuals

Exposure to violence can have negative effects on the educaiton and health of LGBTQ youth. In a national study of middle and high school students, LGBTQ students (61%) were more likely than their non LGBTQ peers to feel unsafe or uncomfortable as a result of their secual orientation. LGBT studets (over 25%) reported missing classes or days of school because of feeling unsafe in their school enviornment." (CDC.gov). This training will provide a basic overview of LBGTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and queer culture.)

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