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Providing preconception and prenatal care for LGBTQ2S families

by Kristin Kali, LM, CPM
  • Duration: 60 Mins
  • Credits: 1 CERP, 1 R-CERP, 0.1 Midwifery CEU
  • Learning Format: Webinar
  • Handout: Yes
  • Origin: GOLD Midwifery

This workshop will provide an evidence-based framework for engaging with LGBTQ2S clients in midwifery care. Learn what constitutes a truly welcoming space for this unique and often marginalized client population. Review considerations for providing sensitive and specialized care, including issues unique to lesbian families and transgender parents. Understand what you can do to bridge gaps in midwifery care for LGBTQ2S people becoming parents via pregnancy.

Learning Objectives:

Objective 1: Name at least 5 ways to create a welcoming space for LGBTQ2S people;
Objective 2: Compare and contrast the ways in which midwifery care may be the most appropriate for LGBTQ2S people, while also having the potential to be the most marginalizing;
Objective 3: Name 3 aspects of pregnancy that are unique to lesbian families;
Objective 4: Name 3 aspects of pregnancy that are unique to transgender people becoming parents;
Objective 5: Name the most important way, from a midwifery perspective, to bridge the gap in care for healthy people conceiving with donor sperm.

Presentations: 15  |  Hours / CE Credits: 15.5  |  Viewing Time: 8 Weeks