Program and policy implication of the gender distribution of LGBTQ identified youth
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Diversity and culture
Public health or related research
Identify the scope and scale of LGBTQ youth homelessness Analyze sexuality and cultural competence in TAY homeless perspective Discuss gender and sexual identification Discuss the LGBTQ youth's personal histories of homeless, health and pubic safety concerns
Keyword(s): Adolescents, Homelessness
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have presented at APHA twice on the methodology of Youth Point-in-Time Homeless Counts, I have conducted PIT counts for the past three years, working with numerous continuums of care and state agencies. My work on homeless youth has been published in peer reviewed journals and I continue to develop new strategies and methods for understanding homelessness in the 21st century.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.