January 21st, 2011, 10am-1:30pm
PSU Smith Memorial Union, Room 238
1825 Southwest Broadway, Portland, Oregon 97201
Oregon Mentors, OregonASK, and PSU’s Center for Interdisciplinary Mentoring research invite you to a training on including LGBTQ youth in youth programming. In this training, researchers Kris Gowen, Ph.D. and Christian Rummell, will discuss the following topics:
• Identifying how to provide safe spaces for LGBTQ youth
• What data says about the risk and protective factors of LGBTQ youth in Oregon
• Review terms/know the difference between sexual orientation and gender identity, why is this important?
• How to identify and correct biases commonly found in youth-serving organizations
Join us for this wonderful half-day training free of cost! Lunch will be provided.
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday, January 19th or register online at: http://mentoringlgbtyouth.eventbrite.com/
Contact Information: Caitlin Walker, Oregon Mentors, 503 517 8990 * 10