LGBTIQA+ Inclusion for health and allied health
Validating Patients' Identities
You may have heard that the LGBTIQA+ community faces barriers to healthcare, which negatively affect the outcomes for these patients. In this webinar, we explore what these barriers look like and how you can take steps to break them down.
You will learn:
About the different identities within LGBTIQA+
To understand why barriers to healthcare exist for LGBTIQA+ people and what these barriers look like
To confront assumptions of heteronormativity and to avoid making them
To avoid making assumptions about gender
To use inclusive language
Practical strategies for catering to patients/clients of different genders/sexualities and making them feel comfortable
Participants will receive a certificate of completion and reference sheet summarising the points covered.
Who it’s for:
Healthcare professionals including doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, psychologists, sexologists, massage therapists, pathologists and reception staff at any healthcare facility.
Duration: 60 mins
Training can be run online or in person. Contact us for information on cost and availability.