Two Spirit and LGBTQIA+ Positive Space Training for Leaders - September 2021
The Two Spirit and LGBTQIA+ Positive Space Training is a workshop designed to increase HHS’ capacity to create safe(r) and positive spaces for Two-Spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, and intersex patients, staff, physicians, learners, and volunteers.
This interactive session will:
Provide an introduction to current Two-Spirit and LGBTQIA+ 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 safe(r) and positive space
Discuss the leaders role in creating safe(r) and positive spaces.
Zoom (address provided after registration)
Date: 21-09-2021 Afternoon
LEADS Domain: Lead Self
Learning Hours: 2.5
Cost (HHS Staff and Physicians): FREE
Cost (non-HHS): $50
Date: Tuesday September 21, 2021
Time: 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Zoom (address provided after registration)
Two Spirit and LGBTQIA+ Positive Space Training is offered through the Office of Human Rights and Inclusion:
Tina Garnett, Human Rights and Inclusion Specialist, Hamilton Health Sciences
Emmeline Gregoroff, Human Rights and Inclusion Associate, Hamilton Health Sciences
Tiffany Roblin, Director, HR Employee Labour Relations and Human Rights, Hamilton Health Sciences
This course is open to all leaders across HHS
At the end of this course participants will be able to:
Provide safe(r) and positive spaces for the Two-Spirit and LGBTQIA+ community
Engage in difficult conversations regarding discrimination towards Two-Spirit and LGBTQIA+ folks
Identify the barriers to health equity for the Two-Spirit and LGBTQIA+ community
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.
As individuals and teams in healthcare, we are called upon each and every day to bring our best to deliver outstanding care in a compassionate way. An enabler of this is our commitment to lifelong learning. The Centre for People Development is yet another way we are demonstrating this commitment.