Addressing LGBTQ+ Youth Health Disparities

Monday, July 17, 2023 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM   Eastern Standard Time

Join experts from ASTHO and the Vermont Department of Health for a virtual discussion on Addressing LGBTQ+ Youth Health Disparities. Hear conversations around the impact of identity-based stressors and increased risk factors, including suicidal behaviors, that LGBTQ+ youth experience. 
Continuing the discussion, speakers will increase participants awareness on:

  • The importance of addressing LGBTQ+ youth health disparities.
  • Strategies that can be used to help decrease the disproportionate rates of LGBTQ+ suicide risk.
  • How to provide support and effective resources to these groups.

Meet the speaker:

  • Robin Matthies, MSW, Director of Social and Behavioral Health, ASTHO


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