Regional Workshops


Regional training is currently on hold due to the pandemic. Please sign up for training notifications and we will email you when the next training is scheduled.

We've held workshops all over Maine! Sign up for our notifications list so you get an email next time we schedule a regional workshop.

Past workshop locations.

Training for schools, businesses and organizations working with youth

Supporting LGBTQ+ Youth in Schools & Communities

(3 contact hours)

  • Introductory training for anyone working with LGBTQ+ youth.

  • Addresses terminology, risk and protective factors, student rights and creating welcoming and affirming spaces.

  • Available regionally throughout Maine with open enrollment

  • Offered as a workplace training (training your staff and held at your workplace.

Training for service providers

Best Practices for Working with LGBTQ+ Youth and Families While Navigating Ethical Challenges.

(7 contact hours)

Assumes participants have completed our half-day introductory training or have a baseline knowledge of terminology, risk and protective factors of working with LGBTQ+ youth.

  • Designed for professionals working with youth and families over time -- in-patient/ outpatient settings, community-based offices and private practices.

  • Strengthens professional capacity to work affirmatively with these youth.

  • Builds understanding of the challenges, risks and protective factors for these young people.

  • Explores the ethical challenges in negotiating the youth/family dynamics.

  • Provides tips & resources for working more effectively with youth & their families.