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Training Available: Safe and Healthy Schools – Mental Health Supports for LGBTQ+ Students

By Wendy Niskanen posted 04-12-2022 11:47


OSBHA (Oregon School Based Health Alliance) and GLSEN Oregon (Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network) have partnered to create a trainingSafe and Healthy Schools – Mental Health Supports for LGBTQ+ Students, for school health providers in the state of Oregon to reduce suicidal ideation and attempts by LGBTQI+ youth. During this 3-hour training, we will cover LBGTQI+ identity and how it intersects with mental health, and how school health providers can support and affirm the experience of LGBTQI+ youth. The training will be co-facilitated by a GLSEN Oregon representative and two LGBTQI+ youth facilitators.

 Join us on April 14th from 10 am to 1 pm for this informational and interactive training. To register, please use the link below. For more information or questions, please contact Patti Zavala at

If you are unable to make the April event, the training will be offered again on May 31st from 10am-1pm.