Training for Behavioral Health Professionals

Mazzoni Center trainings are tailored to meet the specific needs of each requesting site. Our behavioral health trainings can be designed for social workers, case managers, crisis support staff, intake coordinators, therapists, front desk staff, social work students, etc., or for providers in non-therapeutic settings seeking behavioral health information about LGBTQ communities. Learning objectives include but are not limited to:

  • Differentiate among the categories of sex at birth, gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation
  • Establish a working knowledge of LGBTQ terminology and identities
  • Establish proficient knowledge of HIV/STD prevention 
  • Understand the differences between medical, legal, and social transitions for transgender and gender non-conforming (TGNC) individuals
  • Apply 3 clinical tools for improving services for TGNC patients using case examples
  • Demonstrate new skill sets for reducing health disparities among TGNC communities

To schedule a consultation, please contact Nay Petrucelli.

Meet our team

Professional Development Specialist