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York County - Saco - Best Practices for Working with LGBTQ+ Youth and Families While Navigating Ethical Challenges

  • Ferry Beach Retreat & Conference Center 5 Morris Ave Saco, ME 04072 York (map)

This training, with 7 contact hours, is designed for clinicians working with youth and families over time in in-patient and outpatient settings, as well as community-based offices and private practices. It strengthens clinician capacity to work affirmatively with these clients; builds an understanding of the challenges, risks and protective factors for these young clients; and explores the ethical challenges in negotiating the youth/family dynamics. Attendees will leave with tips and resources for working more effectively with these clients and their families.

7 Contact Hours Available - $125 registration fee

Employees of State of Maine Agencies, School Personnel or Organizations with less than $250,000 budget - $75

Scholarships available through grant funding