Strategies for Supporting People at the Intersection of Disabled and Transgender Identities

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Friday, November 15, 2019 at 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Cost Range

Host And Instructor

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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities National Training Center
Lydia X. Z. Brown

Training Overview Description

Lydia X. Z. Brown is a disability justice advocate, organizer, attorney, educator, and writer whose work has largely focused on violence against multiply-marginalized disabled people, especially institutionalization, incarceration, and policing.
In this webinar, participants will:

  • Learn basic terminology and concepts around queer and trans identities,
  • Develop better understanding of specific concerns and challenges facing
    developmentally disabled people under the LGBTQIA+ umbrella, and
  • Become better equipped to provide affirming support and advocacy alongside us.

Event-specific Details

Sponsored by the Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities National Training Center & The University of Kentucky's College of Social Work.

CEU information:

  • Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB)
  • KY Board of Social Work
  • KY Psychology Board of Examiners
  • KY Board of Nursing

Please check your state chapter for continuing education reciprocity

Developmental Disabilities
Behavioral Health/Mental Illness
Autism Spectrum Disorders
All Tribal Services/Tribal Government
All Public Safety
All Health Care
All Education K-12 & Postsecondary faculty, staff, and students
All Direct Support Services/Care Givers
All Developmental Disabilities
All Behavioral Health / Social

Registration Information