Course Details

LGBTQ+ Positive Space Training - March 2019 (SPH)

The LGBTQ+ Positive Space Training workshop is designed to increase HHS’ capacity to be a welcoming space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer and 2-Spirit patients, staff, physicians, learners, and volunteers.

Date Learning Hours Non-HHS Fee($) HHS Fee($) CCHL Fee($) Location
2019/03/21 3 50 0 50 St. Peter's Hospital, Garwood Jones Audtiorium
Sessions:

Date: 21-03-2019 Afternoon

Course Description:

The LGBTQ+ Positive Space Training workshop is designed to increase HHS’ capacity to be a welcoming space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer and 2-Spirit patients, staff, physicians, learners, and volunteers.

This interactive session will:

  • Provide an introduction to current LGBTQ+ terminology and language
  • Create opportunities to discuss healthcare scenarios in a non-judgmental environment
  • Provide strategies to engage in difficult conversations
  • Illustrate the important role of an ally in creating positive space
     

LEADS Domain: Lead Self / Engage Others

Learning Hours: 2.5
 

Course Fee

HHS Staff and Physicians: FREE
Non-HHS: $50
CCHL: $50

 

Date(s): Thursday, March 21, 2019

Time(s): 12:00PM to 2:30PM

Location(s): St. Peter's Hospital, Garwood Jones Audtiorium
 

Target Audience:

All staff, leaders, physicians, and learners.
 

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Provide a supportive healthcare experience for the LGBTQ+ community
  • Engage in difficult conversations about LGBTQ+ discrimination (i.e., homophobia, transphobia)
  • Create awareness about the barriers to health equity for the LGBTQ+ community
     

Faculty Team:

Jane Hastie, LL.M (ADR), Human Rights and Inclusion Specialist, Hamilton Health Sciences
Ash Couillard, MA, Human Rights and Inclusion Coordinator, Hamilton Health Sciences

 

Special Course Features:

LGBTQ+ Resources
 

Accreditation:

MAINTENANCE OF CERTIFICATION:  Attendance at this program entitles certified Canadian College of Health Leaders members (CHE / Fellow) to 2 Category I credits toward their maintenance of certification requirement.