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3/10/22 - Introduction to Chemical and Behavior Addiction Treatment for LGBTQ+ Clients


Introduction to Chemical and Behavior Addiction Treatmnet for LGBTQ+ Clients
Thursday, March 10, 2022 from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Online via Zoom
7.0 CE Hours for Social Work (MICEC) and MCBAP (SPECIFIC)
Course fee: $114
Presenter: Mark McMillan, LMSW, CAADC

This workshop builds from the original core topics of inclusive terminology, cultural considerations, and specific treatment considerations for the LGBT client and includes topics on gender identity, homophobia & transphobia based in a heteronormative perspective, and the difference in treatment for chemical and behavioral addiction. The workshop also includes a section on dual-relationships in the LGBTQ+ recovery community as well as time for case studies. This comprehensive, up-dated training offers the most current material on treating LGBTQ+ individuals struggling with alcohol, chemical, and behavioral addiction issues.