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Suicide Prevention among LGBT Youth: A Workshop for Professionals Who Serve Youth is a free workshop kit to help staff in schools, youth-serving organizations and suicide prevention programs take action to reduce suicidal behavior among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth, developed by the Suicide Prevention Resource Center at Education Development Center Inc.The kit contains everything you need to host a workshop: a leader’s guide, sample agenda, PowerPoint presentations, sample script and handouts. The workshop includes lecture, small group exercises and group discussion. All these can be adapted to meet the needs of your audiences, including for schools, campuses or other settings.
Topics covered include suicidal behavior among LGBT youth, risk and protective factors for suicidal behavior, strategies to reduce the risk, and ways to increase school or agency cultural competence.
Download the LGBT youth Workshop kit at http://www.sprc.org/LGBTYouthWorkshopKit.asp.