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The ABCs of LGBT: Learning Language and Inclusive Practices in Work with LGBT Families

April 13, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

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About this Webinar

This webinar provides an introduction focusing on the language, terms, and background pertaining to the LGBT community, and offers insight and guidance in working with this population. This presentation is Part 1 of a 2-Part series focusing on inclusive practices in working with LGBT youth and families.

On-Demand Recording:

Watch the archived recording of Part 2 focusing on transgender youth and their development on the event page here


Portrait of Jenifer McGuireJenifer 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.

Continuing Education (CE) Credit Information

  • Social Work, Licensed Professional Counselors, and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists: UT Social Work CE Credits are no longer available for this webinar. However, please provide your feedback via this EVALUATION.
  • Certificates of completion are available also for providers interested in documenting their professional development activities.

For questions about continuing education opportunities, email OneOp FD at [email protected].

Event Materials

Cover Image: Photo by Lev Dolgachov from PhotoSpin

The original webinars aired in 2017. We acknowledge language, resources, and research has continued to evolve to be more inclusive and encompassing. These webinars were created as foundational professional development for providers. Select continuing education credits have been renewed for obtaining CE credit for archived viewing. OneOp will continue our commitment to inclusive and equitable programming as we work towards future programming on the topic of LGBTQ+ support and education.


April 13, 2017
11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
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On-Demand Webinars
Continuing Education Credits Available