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TRANSforming Conversations: Addressing Needs of Transgender Youth and Their Families
Thu April 20, 2017: 11:00 am-12:00 pm EDT
About this Webinar
This is the last of a 2-Part series focusing on inclusive practices in working with LGBT youth and families. It focuses on transgender youth specifically and explores the ways family and community play a role in their development.
Watch the archived recording of Part 1 providing an introduction to language, terms, and background on the LGBT community on the event page here!
Jenifer McGuire, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Family Social Science at the University of Minnesota.
She studies the well-being of young people who identify as transgender, with a specific focus on ways that family environments can best support healthy development.
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- Watch the Recording| YouTube Replay
- PowerPoint Slides| PDF
- PowerPoint Slides| Slide Share
- Department of Defense (DoD) Transgender Policy
- School Climate for Transgender Youth: A Mixed-Method Investigation of Student Experiences and School Responses| PDF
- University of Minnesota Extension Journal Articles: Trans Youth Mental Health| Literature Review
- OneOp FD LGBTQ+ Webinars| PDF 1-Pager