A diverse panel of LGBTQ youth with lived experience in child welfare, will share their experiences, expertise, and strategies to help social workers, foster parents, congregate care and other providers better meet the needs of the sexual and gender minority youth they serve. Specific focus will be given to intersectionality and supporting youth as they navigate multiple forms of oppression.
Moderator: Robin McHaelen, ACAF Expert Trainer
Panelists: Weston Charles-Gallo, Justina Hall, Nakiya Lynch, Davi Urs Ange Mühlinghaus- Anderson
Length: 60 minutes (followed by optional 15 minute Q&A)
Audience: Child welfare professionals who serve youth