May: Working with Special Populations

Parts Matter: Basics of Sexual and Reproductive Health for LGBTQ+ Adolescents

Wednesday,

May 27

10-11 am

Presenters:

Maria Monge, MD, UT Austin, Dell Medical School 

Marcy Keefe, FNP, Adolescent Medicine

 

Creating spaces where LGBTQ+ adolescents and young adults feel safe and affirmed in their identities leads to better physical and mental health outcomes. Additionally, LGBTQ+ patients cite multiple barriers to adequate and evidence-based health care, thus increasing awareness of how to serve this patient population increases opportunities to receive this vital care. 

 

Learning Objectives: 

  • Recognize language that creates affirming spaces for LGBTQ+ patients 

  • Identify unique physical and mental health risks faced by LGBTQ+ patients 

  • Describe special considerations for LGBTQ+ patients when considering contraceptive counseling 

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