• May 24, 2021

LGBTQ Resources

The Human Rights Campaign has provided the following list of resources for our hospitals to reference in serving the LGBTQ community.

Organizational Position Statements: 
American Academy of Pediatrics: LGBTQ Resources for Pediatricians   
American Medical Association: Policies on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Issues 
American Psychological Association: LGBTQ Resources for Psychologists  
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists 
HRC Resources 
Publications and Guides: 
LGBTQ Inclusion in Children's Hospitals: Lessons Learned from the Healthcare Equality Index 
Comprehensive Care Clinics for Transgender & Non-Binary Youth: Considerations and Best Practices 
Interactive Map: Clinical Care Programs for Gender Expansive Children 
Supporting and Caring for Transgender Children  
National Call to Action for Creating Safe and Inclusive Environments for LGBTQ Youth 
CDC’s Youth Risk Behavioral Surveillance and LGBTQ Youth 
Checklist for Creating LGBTQ Inclusive Environments  
Navigating Healthcare: A Guide for Parents of Trans and NB Youth 
Gender and Children: A Place to Begin 
Defining LGBTQ words for Children 
Webinars and Online Modules: 
All Children-All Families Webinar Archive 
Project THRIVE Webinar Archive 
Doctors Speak Out for Trans Youth 
Parents for Transgender Equality/Educational Video  
HRC Foundation. (2020). “LGBTQ Youth Are Living in Crisis: Key Findings from HRC Foundation Analysis of CDC Data.” Washington, DC