Sat Apr 27, 14:30 - Sat Apr 27, 16:00
The Mcgregor Wisdom School
In Dialogue | Heartbreak, Hope and Healing: Supporting LGBTQIA+ Teens
Join us for an enlightening and compassionate discussion on how to support teenagers and parents on their LGBTQIA+ journey. This event, led by esteemed Wellness Counsellor Carline and experienced Clinical Psychologist Ros, aims to shed light on the complexities of this journey, offering insights into the social, developmental, and psychological aspects that come with it.
**About the Speakers:**
Carline brings over a decade of experience working closely with adolescents, both as an educator and now as a registered Wellness Counsellor. Her expertise lies in helping parents understand, communicate with, and support teenagers. She has a special interest in working with LGBTQIA+ youth, utilizing DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy) skills to aid emotional regulation.
Ros, a seasoned clinical psychologist, operates a thriving private practice where she engages with adults and teenagers alike. Her approach is rooted in a psychodynamic framework complemented by cognitive behavioral therapy. Ros's expertise in gender and sexual identity issues makes her an invaluable resource in this discussion.
- Gain insights into the LGBTQIA+ journey for both teenagers and parents.
- Understand the social, developmental, and psychological aspects involved.
- Hear stories of heartbreak, hope, and healing that resonate with many.
- Engage in a dynamic Q&A session to address your queries and concerns.
Date: Saturday, 27 Apil 2024
Time: 14:30 - 16:00
Venue: McGregor Wisdom School
This event offers a unique opportunity to delve into the world of LGBTQIA+ teens, fostering understanding, empathy, and a sense of community. Don't miss out on this invaluable conversation. We look forward to seeing you there!