{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth: Best Practices for Inclusive Care & Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health: Fundamentals


This two part activity explores the basics of inclusive, affirmative care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ+) youth. This activity also explores the basics of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender plus (LGBT+) identities, terminology, and communities, and how to provide LGBT+ patients affirming, inclusive, welcoming health care services.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of terminology and language related to LGBTQ+ youth's identities.
  2. Describe how intersecting identities can impact LGBTQ+ youth's health and risk/protective factors.
  3. Identify three relevant clinical considerations for LGBTQ+ youth patients.
  4. Demonstrate knowledge of LGBT+ terminology, language, and identities.
  5. Identify ways that LGBT+ communities experience health disparities and discrimination.
  6. Develop best practices for providing inclusive and welcoming care to LGBT+ patients.
Price: $17.95


  • NASW 1.5 CH

This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886708055-2104) for 1.5 Social Work continuing education contact hours.

Professions: Case Manager, Social Worker
Test Code: CCA00502SW
Published: Jun 2020
Expires: 3/31/2022
Required Passing Score: 16/20 (80%)
Authors: Melanie Lucash, MPH Sherry Ratajczak, MSN, RN, CRNP Tahitia Timmons, MSN, RN-BC, OCN
Topics: Empowerment , Ethics