Supporting Healthy Gender Expression in Young Children

Calendar
Webinars
Date
Oct 19, 2022 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Description

Webinar Length: 1 hour
Presenter: McCall Lyon, PsyD
Target Audience:

  •  Direct care providers (e.g., caseworkers, childcare providers, court advocates, early interventionists, medical/mental health professionals, and teachers)
  •  Supervisors / agency leadership

Objectives:

  •  Review research related to the importance of providing children with warm, nurturing spaces to explore their gender identity and expression
  •  Identify ways to discuss topics related to gender with young children using age-appropriate and supportive language
  • Provide information about relevant children’s literature, play materials, and support groups for children and their caregivers