Course Details

LGBTQ+ Positive Space Training – November 2019 (MUMC)

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
2019/11/21 2 50 0 50 MUMC 3A2
Sessions:

Date: 21-11-2019 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, November 21, 2019

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

Location(s): MUMC 3A2

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.