Every social worker will encounter clients who identify as transgender or as another gender minority. This introductory course offers terminology and foundational knowledge of the population.
Course created on July 7, 2020
Course Type: Video, Audio
CE/CEU Offered: AK/1.5; AL/1.5; AR/1.5; ASWB ACE/1.5 Cultural Competence; AZ/1.5; CA/1.5; CE Broker/1.5 Home Study, General (FL), Continuing Education (OH), Continuing Education By A Social Worker (SC), CE Broker #20-706577; CO/1.5; CT/1.5; DC/1.5; DE/1.5; FL/1.5; GA/1.5; HI/1.5; IA/1.5; IACET/0.2; ID/1.5; IL/1.5; IN/1.5; KS/1.5; KY/1.5; LA/1.5; MA/1.5; MD/1.5; ME/1.5; MI/1.5; MN/1.5; MO/1.5; MS/1.5; MT/1.5; NC/1.5; ND/1.5; NE/1.5; NH/1.5; NM/1.5; NV/1.5; NY-Contact Hours/1.5 Self-Study; OH/1.5; OK/1.5; OR/1.5; PA/1.5; RI/1.5; SC/1.5; SD/1.5; TN/1.5; TX/1.5; UT/1.5; VA/1.5; VT/1.5; WA/1.5; WI/1.5; WV/1.5; WY/1.5
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the definitions of the words transgender, gender non-conforming, gender fluid, and gender non-binary.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the differences and similarities between sexual minorities and gender minorities.
- After this course, participants will be able to recognize how a gender minority identity impacts an individual in a variety of aspects in their life.
|40-70 Minutes||Impact on Clients|
|80-90 Minutes||Conclusion, Q & A|
MS, MSW LSW, LMSW
Named by The New York Times and many national and international platforms as America's go-to Leading LGBT+ Expert, Kryss Shane, MS, MSW, LSW, LMSW (she/her) has 25+ years of experience guiding the world's top leaders in business, education, and community via individual, small group, and full-staff trainings. She is known for making each organization's specific Diversity and Inclusion needs become more manageable, approachable, and actionable. This includes physical spaces, hiring practices, policies/procedures, and more. Kryss has two Master’s
degrees, two licenses to practice mental healthcare, and she is currently working toward her PhD while shaping the minds of learners as a Lecturer at Columbia University and an Adjunct Professor at Brandman University. She is also the author of "The Educator's Guide to LGBT+ Inclusion," the first book of its kind to guide educators, administrators, and school staff to become able and empowered to make their schools more LGBT++ inclusive.
Learn more about Kryss Shane at her website: https://www.thisiskryss.com
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