A workshop focused on caring and supporting P.E.I. sexual and gender minority youth will take place this week at Holland College in Charlottetown.
Dr. Andre Grace will present a day-long workshop at the P.E.I. Psychological, Social Worker and Counselling Associations gathering on Sept. 21.
Grace is a Canada research chairman in sexual and gender minority studies (tier 1) in the faculty of education at the University of Alberta. His research focuses on the comprehensive health, educational and cultural concerns of SGM youth.
Currently, he directs the comprehensive health education workers project (CHEW) for vulnerable sexual and gender minority youth in Edmonton. He is also the author of “Growing into Resilience’’.