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Tuesday, April 10 • 1:15pm - 2:30pm
Preventing Child Abuse in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Children/Youth by Reducing Family Rejecting Behaviors LIMITED

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LGBT children and youth are disproportionately involved in the child welfare system as compared to the general population. This presentation will introduce research from the Family Acceptance Project, which indicates the impact of family rejecting or accepting behaviors on the LGBT child’s wellbeing, including specific language that has an influence. The session will also demonstrate the impact of early prevention through case scenarios


Kai McGee

Family Connections Effectiveness Manager, Four Oaks
Child and family serving organizations across a continuum of care, previous 5 years specializing in the field of foster care and adoption, most recently serving as Program Manager for the statewide recruitment and retention contract and as Effectiveness Manager for 4 service area... Read More →

Tuesday April 10, 2018 1:15pm - 2:30pm CDT