Achieving Health Equity for LGBTQ People

Course: #9098Level: Introductory1.5 Hour 313 Reviews
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Engagement of LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer) populations is critical to providing culturally-responsive care and population-based health to reduce health disparities. This session provides an overview of LGBTQ health disparities, demographics, and terminology, as well as key strategies for bringing high quality care to LGBTQ people at health centers and other health care organizations. Participants will also learn about inclusive and effective communication with LGBTQ patients.

This course was developed to meet the requirement of 2 hours of LGBTQ cultural competence training as set by the Washington, D.C. Board of Occupational Therapy. A second course on this topic is also available, to meet the 2-hour requirement for LGBTQ cultural competency training for Washington, D.C. healthcare licensees: LGBTQ Cultural Competence: Improving Care to the LGBTQ Community

Course created on July 31, 2017

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Course Type: Video

CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.15 Introductory, Category 1: Domain Of OT - Client Factors; CE Broker/1.5 Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct Client/patient Services In Occupational Therapy (SC), CE Broker #20-585771; IACET/0.2; NBCOT PDUs/1.88 Beginner, Education And/or Research

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to explain LGBTQ terminology and demographics.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe health disparities in LGBTQ populations.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to discuss ways to overcome barriers to care and prevention.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-70 Minutes Achieving Health Equity
70-85 Minutes Q & A
85-90 Minutes Summary

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Alex S. Keuroghlian is the Director of Education and Training Programs at The Fenway Institute and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He directs the National LGBTQ Health Education Center and the National Center for Innovation in HIV Care, which are both HRSA-funded. He is the Public and Community Psychiatry Curriculum Director for the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)/McLean psychiatry residency program and co-Director of the fourth-year clerkship in LGBTQ health at Harvard Medical School. He has authored several publications on topics that include HIV medication adherence, post-traumatic stress disorder, substance use disorders, transgender health, and homelessness among LGBTQ youth. Dr. Keuroghlian received an honorarium for presenting this course. Non-financial: Alex Keuroghlian has no non-financial relationships to disclose.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Occupational Therapy Association

American Occupational Therapy Association

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved CE provider #7659 by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). This course is offered for 0.15 CEUs (Introductory level, Category 1: Domain of OT - Client Factors Area). The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA.


CE Broker

CE Broker

OccupationalTherapy.com is an approved provider for CE Broker, provider #50-14558. This course is offered for 1.5 hours, Home Study, General (FL), Patient Related (AL), General Continuing Education (GA), Direct client/patient services in occupational therapy (SC) category/categories. If you are an OT/OTA in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, or South Carolina, CE Broker may be of interest to you.


International Association for Continuing Education and Training

International Association for Continuing Education and Training

continued, LLC, DBA OccupationalTherapy.com, is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). continued complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard, which is recognized internationally as a standard of excellence in instructional practices. As a result of this accreditation, continued is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. continued, LLC, is authorized by IACET to offer 0.2 CEUs for this program.


National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

OccupationalTherapy.com is a NBCOT® Professional Development Provider. This course is offered for 1.88 NBCOT PDUs (Beginner level, Education and/or Research Area). NBCOT® is a registered trademark of The National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy, Inc.