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Brand New Transgender/ Gender Non- Conforming Experience Across the Lifespan Provider Training with 13.2 Social Work, 11 Nursing, 11 Continuing Medical Education and 11 OASAS CASAC Cpp, Cps renewal hours.

Supporting LGBT Children and Youth, Challenges & Opportunities: A Conference for Providers and Families

Foster Care & Adoption Information Session for LGBTQ People

LGBTQ Family Violence Issues with Older Adults

 

New Content for 2018: Provider Training: Transgender/Gender Non- Conforming Experience Across the Lifespan

Thursday, May 10 and Friday, May 11, 2018                   
Binghamton University Innovative Technologies Complex 

REGISTER HERE 

Keynote Address by Cecilia Gentili, GMHC

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Expect a much more extensive, active, in depth training with brand new content this year, with form clinic, keynote, activities, resources and more. Very different from last year's with new topics, but some of the favorite speakers are coming back for more! 

A Block of rooms is reserved at the Double Tree in Binghamton until April 15th. 
Use code PAJF

Form Clinic:These are 25- 35 minute sessions lead by Pride and Joy Families, Corltand LGBT Center, and Out for Health to work on forms, policy language of those institutions, firms, enterprises, service providers who would like to make their forms LGBTQ+ inclusive. Participants will pre-register in each session and they will work one-to-one with our staff to transform their forms, policy language.

Continuing Education:  The conference will offer 13.2 NYSED & PA Approved Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours, 11 OASAS CASAC/CPP/CPS renewal continuing education hours, and 11 CME units for medical professionals. 

Social workers seeking social work continuing education contact hours can attend both days for 13.2 hours or they can do either May 10, 2018 half a day for 5.4 hours or May 11, 2018 for 7. 8 hours. There is discount for doing both hours. Binghamton University current field work instructors (2017-2018) also get a discount for social work continuing education contact hours.

The Department of Social Work in the College of Community and Public Affairs at Binghamton University – SUNY is recognized by the New York State Education Department State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0143.

This training is provided under New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) Education and Training Provider Certification Number #1233. This training is provided for continuing education hours under the New York State Education Department. Lesbian and Gay Family Building Project is a recognized by SED's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers. NYSED Provider #1233

Binghamton University – Decker School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Northeast Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

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11 Continuing Medical Education Units Offered through Basset Helathcare Network, Bassett Medical Center 

Accreditation Statement:

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) through the joint providership of Bassett Medical Center and Pride and Joy Families. Bassett Medical Center is accredited by MSSNY to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Bassett Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 11 AMA PRA Category 1 Creditstm. Physicians should claim only  the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

DISCLOSURE STATEMENT

Bassett Medical Center relies upon planners and faculty participants in its CME activities to provide educational information that is objective and free of bias. In this spirit and in accordance with the guidelines of MSSNY and the ACCME, all speakers and planners of CME activities must disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests whose products, devices or services may be discussed in the content of a CME activity, that might be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Any discussion of investigational or unlabeled uses of a product will be identified.

The planners and following faculty: Maureen Kelly, Kelly Clark, Ed.D., Cecilia Gentili, Sarah Young, Kiara St. James, Evan Lowe, Erin Alexander, & Susan Connelly, LCSW do not have any financial arrangements or affiliations with any commercial entities whose products, research or services may be discussed in these materials . The following Faculty have indicated: Dr. Carolyn Wolf-Gould will discuss the use of hormone therapy for treatment of gender dysphoria that is not FDA approved; and Luca Maurer receives book royalties from PPSFL for the Teaching Transgender Toolkit.

Pricing: 
a- Social Worker seeking 13.2 hours of NYSED & PA Approved Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours for both May 10 and May 11, 2018 / $145.00- license type and number needed
b- Social Worker seeking 5.4 hours of NYSED & PA Approved Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours for only for May 10, 2018/ $80.00- license type and number needed
c- Social Worker seeking 7.8 hours of NYSED & PA Approved Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours for only for May 11, 2018/ $120.00- license type and number needed
d- Current 2017-18 Binghamton University Social Work Field Instructors 13.2 hours of NYSED & PA Approved Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours for both May 10 and May 11, 2018/ $130.00- license type and number needed
e- Current 2017-18 Binghamton University Social Work Field Instructors 5.4 hours of NYSED & PA Approved Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours for only for May 10, 2018/ $70.00- license type and number needed
f- Current 2017-18 Binghamton University Social Work Field Instructors 7.8 hours of NYSED & PA Approved Social Work Continuing Education Contact Hours for only for May 11, 2018/ $105.00- license type and number needed
g- Adult/ Social Worker/ Substance use counselor seeking OASAS CASAC/CPP/CPS Renewal 11 clock hours $45.00
h- Adult (not seeking any continuing education contact hours) $45.00
i- Student $25.00
j- Attending only the keynote $10
k- Medical Professional-11 CME units through Basset Healthcare Network Bassett Medical Center- $45.00

 

 Volunteer Spots Available: Please email prideandjoyfamilies@gmail.com to reserve a spot. Volunteers must attend both days, and cannot receive social work continuing education contact hours. 

 

Preliminary Schedule

May 10, 2018 Thursday
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm : Registration
12 pm- 3:00 pm: Form Clinics (pre-registered)
1 pm- 3:00pm: LGBTQ/Trans 101/Providing Transgender affirming care, support and resources led by Maureen Kelly, Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes, Vice President for Programming and Communications, and Luca Maurer, Ithaca College LGBT Education, Outreach & Services Program Director.
3:10 pm- 4:10 pm: Ally, Know Thyself, led by Dr. Kelly Clark
4:30 pm- 6:00 pm: Moving beyond access. A new vision for healthcare by Cecilia Gentili, Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) Director of Public Policy, Hayes Initative
6:00 pm- 7:30 pm: Reception- food served, no- alcohol

May 11, 2018 Friday

7:30 am – 9:00 am : Registration- continental breakfast served
9:00 am – 10: 30 am : Panel 1: Understanding Diverse Manifestations of Trauma in Transgender/ Gender Non-Conforming Individuals
Dr. Sarah Young, Assistant Professor, Binghamton University CCPA Social Work – moderator/ framer
Panelists: Cecilia Gentili, Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) Director of Public Policy , Kiara St James, New York Transgender Advocacy Group(NYTAG) executive director, Evan Lowe, Graduate Intern, Pride and Joy Families, Erin Alexander, LGBT Youth specialist, Identity Youth Center
10:45 am – 12:00 pm: Panel 2: Solutions and Affecting Practices for Trauma in Transgender/ Gender Non- Conforming Individuals
Dr. Sarah Young, Assistant Professor, Binghamton University CCPA Social Work – moderator/ framer
Panelists: Cecilia Gentili, Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) Director of Public Policy , Kiara St James, New York Transgender Advocacy Group(NYTAG) executive director, Evan Lowe, Graduate Intern, Pride and Joy Families, Erin Alexander, LGBT Youth specialist, Identity Youth Center
12:00 pm- 12:45 pm: Lunch- boxed lunch
1:00 pm- 2:30 pm: First Tracks- Participants pick one workshop to attend, CEUs provided. Duration: 1,5 hours each. 1.5 hours OASAS CPP, CPS renewal hours: 1/ Social Work Continuing Education Hours provided
A) Transgender Health Across the Lifespan, Dr. Carolyn Wolf- Gould , MD, Gender Wellness Center
Dr. Wolf-Gould  will review options for medical and surgical care for transgender patients across the lifespan.
Learning objectives:
Participants will be able to describe principles of medical therapy for transgender patients across the lifespan.
Participants will be able to articulate why interdisciplinary care is important for transgender health.
Participants will be able to describe surgical options available to transgender patients.
B) Healthcare, Mental Health and Substance abuse: The trans way..., Cecilia Gentili, GMHC Director of Public Policy
As the transgender community continues to grow, not only in members but in terms of people associated with us, families, partners, friends, it is important to introduce new concepts around treatment: Physical, psychological and emotional.
During this workshop we will explore realities of treatment for trans folks in all this areas and ways to improve it.
How minority stress shapes the way transgender and gender no conforming and non-binary folks approach services and how to capture their needs and engage them into wellness.
2:30 pm- 3:30 pm AFTERNOON COFFEE/SNACKS served
2:45 pm-4:15 pm: Second Tracks- - Participants pick one workshop to attend, CEUs provided. Duration: 1,5 hours each. 1.5 hours OASAS CPP, CPS renewal hours: 1/ Social Work Continuing Education Hours provided
A) Shifting Narratives, Centering Transgender Lives, Kiara St. James, New York Transgender Advocacy Group(NYTAG) executive director
Allies and community members will comprehend of how the Transgender communities, has historically mobilized and currently mobilizes and are finding their collective voices.They will learn how the TGNC community practice the art of resistance and resilience through finding their collective and evolving identities. We will talk about ways T/GNC communities fight back against stigma, by reclaiming language that was once used to demonize and pathologize them and ways to become better allies to these communities.How language can be used to affirm and build healing intersectional communities.that can be used to build, Affirm and Empower us all.
B) It's More Than The Substance: A Look at Providing Sensitive and Affirmative Care for Trans/GNC Clients, Evan Lowe, Graduate Intern, Pride and Joy Families.
Transgender/gender nonconforming individuals have a unique set of issues when seeking treatment for substance abuse. This workshop will assist in understanding the needs and barriers faced by these clients. The session will also aid providers in ways to approach sensitive and affirmative treatment. Transgender/gender nonconforming individuals have a unique set of issues when seeking treatment for substance abuse. This workshop will assist in understanding the needs and barriers faced by these clients. The session will also aid providers in ways to approach sensitive and affirmative treatment.

C) Gender Non- Conforming Children and Youth, Navigating the System, Sue Connelly, LCSW
There are many obstacles and challenges for the transgender person and their family. For the non-binary population often referred to under the transgender umbrella, the challenges are unique. Attempting to live as fully authentic can be frustrating. This workshop clarifies how the non-binary person strives to live in a society that takes comfort in the binary, whether that be cisgender or transgender. We address on strategy as an example of an approach to community systems to support the non-binary individual and give them an opportunity to thrive.

4:15- 5:00 pm: CEUs provided- 45 minutes
Practicum Session with Dr. Sarah Young:
Participants will make concrete and active plans to apply what they have learned during this training.
0.75 hours OASAS CPP, CPS renewal hours: 1/ Social Work Continuing Education Hours provided
 
5:00 pm: ending and distribution of certificates

 

Supporting LGBT Children and Youth, Challenges & Opportunities: A Conference for Providers and Families

 

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 "Supporting LGBT Children & Youth — Challenges and Opportunities"

A Conference for Providers & Families

Schedule for the Conference:
9:00-9:30 am Registration, Coffee, Literature tables
9:30-10:20 am Interactive Keynot on LGBT Child/Adolescent Development and Trauma Informed Care
10:30 am-12:00 pm Workshop Sessions (3 simultaneous workshops) 
12:00-12:45 p.m. Lunch
1:00 -2:30 p.m. Mini-world café in which all participants focus on a key question related to supporting LGBT children and youth, moving from small group to small group. Wisdom from the all the groups is then shared.
2:30-3:00 p.m. Plenary Wrap-Up and Conversation about Next Steps


Workshops
1) LGBQ Development & Trauma Informed Care: participants have an opportunity to go deeper, learn some specific skills, and ask questions related to their own engagement with LGBQ children and youth.
2) Creating Safer Space for LGBQ Children and Youth in Community Organizations & institutions: a team of people who work in schools, congregations, and other community organizations will share their knowledge and practices for creating safer spaces and provide open space for conversation and questions.
1) Telling Our Own Stories—A team of age, gender, and ethnically diverse LGBQ persons will tell their own stories of discovering who they are, coming out, and finding their way in the world. Participants will be able to ask questions, share their own experiences, and go deeper together. Professional counselors will be on hand to provide support.

Foster Care & Adoption Information Session for LGBTQ People 

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SAVE THE DATE

The Professional Education Committee of the Family Violence Prevention Council is presenting a
LGBTQ Family Violence Issues with Older Adults 

This training will focus on the unique issues faced by LGBTQ individuals as they grow older,
including those that present as they need more assistance with their daily living needs.

Wednesday, June 13th 2018, 1-5 pm 
Broome County Public Library
185 Court St., Binghamton

FREE

more details at: www.gobroomecounty.com/fvpc 

Last Updated: 4/20/18