Gender Identity 101: A Discussion of Gender, Sexual Orientation and Everything in Between

The purpose of this presentation is to provide a broad overview of gender and sexual orientation and how it relates to human identity. Further, the presentation will provide attendees with strategies to create inclusive and welcoming environments. We will explore how stigma related to gender and sexual orientation impacts overall health outcomes.

Educational Objectives

After completion of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Define gender, sex, and sexual orientation
  • Understand in order to discuss how health disparities that affect LGBTQ populations
  • Create spaces that are both inclusive and diverse for persons of various sexual orientations and genders. 

3.0 CE’s Offered:

  • CHES-(Certified Health Education Specialist)
  • CPH-(Certified Public Health)
  • DMH-Addiction Therapist
  • DMH-Licensed Administrator
  • DMH-Mental Health Therapist
  • DMH-Community Support Specialist
  • DMH-Intellectual and Developmental
  • Disabilities Therapist
  • MAAP-Mississippi Association of Addiction Professionals
  • NBCC-National Board for Certified Counselors
  • SW-(Social Work)

Presenter

Mauda Monger, Ph.D. MPH

Location

Virtual

Date

Sep. 16, 2021

Time

9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Presenter

Mauda Monger, Ph.D. MPH

Location

Virtual