LGBTQ+ Terminology and Pronouns Workshop

Friday, May 14, 2021; 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CST


This 1.5 hr training provides an overview of LGBTQ+ terminology, a look at the role of pronouns and names in mental health and healthcare settings, a practice with neopronouns, and considerations for youth. Workshop outcomes are:


-Review LGBTQ+ terminology and definitions
-Consider the function and role of gender in our lives.
-Learn how to pronouns and neopronouns
-Practice using gender pronouns in common situations.

This workshop is made possible by the School of Social Work at UIUC and Uniting Pride of Champaign County.



Darya Shahgheibi (they/them) is a parent, educator, activist, artist, and the acting Programming Director at Uniting Pride of Champaign County. In their role at Uniting Pride, Darya seeks to advocate for the health, equality, and wellness of all LGBTQ+ communities in Champaign County. While working at Uniting Pride, Darya has co-authored Uniting Pride's Solidarity Statement and Anti-Racist Framework, created and has sustained the LGBTQ+ Affirming Healthcare Practitioner Directory, and continues to collaborate with myriad organizations in C-U to ensure affirming and inclusive care for sexual and gender minorities. When not working, Darya can be found painting with their 4 year old, or hiking.

Continuing Education

This event offers 1.5 CEUs for LCSW/LSW and LCPC/LCP in the state of Illinois.


This event is a webinar


Registration is for CEU's

FREE for no CEU's



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Registration open through 5/14/2021 12:00 PM Central Time (US & Canada)