Legal Support for LGBTQ+ Individuals: Building Affirming Services

Written by on May 15, 2024

Offers an in-depth look at providing affirming legal services to LGBTQ+ individuals, with a focus on understanding and using LGBTQ+ affirming terminology, the specific needs of transgender and non-binary clients, and current trends in legal services for the LGBTQ+ community. Highlights key resources and effective strategies for professionals to support LGBTQ+ clients in legal contexts, ensuring sensitivity and inclusivity in their practice. (1 or 2 Hours)

Learning Objectives:

  1. Effectively implement LGBTQ+ affirming legal terminology in practice.
  2. Understand the unique legal challenges faced by LGBTQ+ clients, particularly transgender and non-binary individuals.
  3. Develop comprehensive strategies for providing inclusive and legal support to LGBTQ+ clients in your setting.


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