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Supporting LGTBQ+ Youth Through Traumatic Experiences

with Partner EQDG

2023-10-12 19:00:00 2023-10-12 20:30:00 America/Chicago Supporting LGTBQ+ Youth Through Traumatic Experiences This program will empower allies and supporters to identify and respond to trauma-inducing actions/behaviors that affect LGBTQ+ youth. Downers Grove Public Library - Meeting Room Both (Max Capacity 100)

Thursday, October 12
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-10-12 19:00:00 2023-10-12 20:30:00 America/Chicago Supporting LGTBQ+ Youth Through Traumatic Experiences This program will empower allies and supporters to identify and respond to trauma-inducing actions/behaviors that affect LGBTQ+ youth. Downers Grove Public Library - Meeting Room Both (Max Capacity 100)

Downers Grove Public Library

Meeting Room Both (Max Capacity 100)

This program will empower allies and supporters to identify and respond to trauma-inducing actions/behaviors that affect LGBTQ+ youth.

Research shows that LGBTQ+ youth experience a high rate of traumatizing events in their everyday lives. Some of these events are small microaggressions, while many events have a more pervasive and damaging impact. Traumatic experiences have been shown to have adverse effects on neurological and developmental functioning in the long term, and can result in anxiety, depression, substance abuse, self-harm behaviors, and suicidality in the immediate term. Parents, caregivers, neighbors, educators, and those in community support roles can help mitigate the effects of these traumatic experiences with LGBTQ+ youth. This program will provide allies and supporters with increased knowledge and awareness of the traumas these youth experience, and will equip them with skills to identify and respond to these traumatic events in ways that minimize harm. 

Workshop will be led by two licensed professionals with expertise assisting providing therapy for complex trauma issues.

No portion of this program will be recorded.

Contact Adult and Teen Services at ATS@dglibrary.org or call (630) 960-1200 with questions.

Downers Grove Public Library

askus@dglibrary.org
Phone: (630) 960-1200
Fax: (630) 960-9374

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We're closed Monday May 27 due to Closed for Memorial Day.
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(Closed for Memorial Day.)
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Downers Grove Public Library - Meeting Room Both (Max Capacity 100)