Member Training and Consulting - Pride in Health + Wellbeing

Member Training and Consulting

Pride in Health + Wellbeing offers a variety of training options to members and non-members alike.

Drawing from ACON’s vast experience as the largest LGBTQ health service in Australia, and its 35+ years in supporting LGBTQ communities, Pride in Health + Wellbeing offers a variety of inclusion training options to meet everyone’s needs. Training can be presented in person or via online platforms such as Zoom or WebEx and are suitable for frontline staff, head office, executive or rainbow network members.

Pride in Health + Wellbeing members can use their included membership hours for training – standard members receive 6 hours of consulting and/or training each year as part of their membership PLUS a 2-hour HWEI debrief session. If you are looking to use more than your membership hours we have competitive rates for fee-for-service hours (with a membership discount).

Pride in Health + Wellbeing can also customise training to meet your needs, or out colleagues at ACON’s Pride Training may already have an established training program that meets your needs.

LGBTQ Awareness and Inclusive Service Delivery– 90 minutes + questions

•Explain why LGBTQ inclusion is important to an organisation

•Explain the differences between sex, gender identity, gender expression and orientation

•Outline some of the unique challenges faced by LGBTQ people

•Respond to some of the common views questioning the need for inclusion initiatives

•Overview of the barriers to accessing care and health disparities related to LGBTQ communities

•Understand the role that Staff play in creating a more inclusive culture

Trans and Gender Diverse Inclusion – 90 minutes + questions

•Explain why LGBTQ inclusion is important to an organisation

•Explain the differences between sex, gender identity, gender expression and orientation

•Look more deeply into the trans and gender diverse community

•Better understand the gender affirmation process

•Review at the myths and stereotypes of trans people

•Understand and practice using pronouns

•Understand the health barriers and needs of the trans community

•Review how services can be more inclusive of trans and gender diverse communities.

Understdanding LGBTQ Disclosure – 90 minutes + questions

•Explain why LGBTQ inclusion is important to an organisation

•Gain an understanding on why disclosure is important, but often doesn’t occur

•Understand how to ask LGBTQ questions in an appropriate way

•Explore privacy, referrals and documenting disclosures.

•Understand barriers to disclosure and how to encourage disclosure

LGBTQ Barriers to Accessing Care and Health Disparities – 90 minutes + questions

•Outline some of the unique challenges faced by LGBTQ people

•Investigate barriers to accessing care and health disparities related to LGBTQ communities

•Understand the role that staff play in creating a more inclusive culture

•Reviewing LGBTQ inclusion and disparities in different health service types

COMING SOON – Endorsed LGBTQ Trainer Program – 2 days

• Coming soon for Pride in Health + Wellbeing

• Endorsed LGBTQ Trainer Program equips individuals and organisations to deliver face-to-face facilitated LGBTQ education experiences

• Based on the sucessful Pride in Diversity Endoresed Trainer program, but health-focused.

• To see the Pride in Diversity Endorsed LGBTQ Trainer Program visit: www.prideinclusionprograms.com.au/lgbtq-endorsed-trainer/

Additional training and fee-for service consultation

The Pride in Health + Wellbeing Program is completely flexible to meet your needs. If you require additional support, training or visits to multiple sites we can do this. If they aren’t covered by your membership hours we can add them on. Standard membership already comes with 6 hours of face to face consultation included, plus a HWEI debrief session.

HOURSNON-MEMBER RATES*DISCOUNTED MEMBER RATES*
2$925$695
4$1650$1250
6$2220$1620
8$2695$1995
HWEI Debrief$2474included in membership
*These rates are exclusive of GST and do not include any travel costs associated with interstate travel.

Other training offerings

ACON’s Pride Training works closely with Pride in Health + Wellbeing in providing LGBTQ specific training options. Pride Training has a variety of public training options both online and face to face, and can also assist you in the development of customised training packages.

For more infomation on ACON’s Pride Training visit them at Pridetraining.org.au

Enquire about our personalised training or consultation for members