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The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Community, Part 1 - PT60236

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Community, Part 1

Perspectives in Healthcare

by Fidelindo Lim, DNP, CCRN
PT60236
(4.3 / 156 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Physical Therapy (1.50 Hour(s))

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Summary:

Sexual health and sexuality have received significant attention in the last decade — not just from healthcare stakeholders but also across the spectrum of human-service providers. In spite of the increasing awareness of the importance of sex, gender identity, and sexuality in all aspects of health, barriers to the advancement of knowledge about sex differences in health and illness persist. This module presents an overview of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) community and its contentious history with the healthcare systems. Definitions of key concepts related to sexuality and gender variables and general implications for clinical education, practice, and research will be discussed.

Objectives:

The goal of this lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer continuing education program is to enhance the understanding of issues that the LGBTQ community has when navigating and using the healthcare system. After studying the information here, you will be able to:
  • Define key terminologies, including those related to sexuality, sexual orientation, and gender identity
  • Describe historical underpinnings affecting the LGBTQ community
  • Recognize current sexuality perspectives and future trajectories of LGBTQ healthcare issues
  • Discuss general interprofessional practice guidelines in the care of LGBTQ healthcare recipients
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including social workers, audiologists, nurses, occupational therapists, pharmacists, physical therapists, physicians, and speech language pathologists.
 
Physical therapists: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at ContinuingEducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is an approved sponsor by the New York State Education Department of CE for physical therapists and physical therapist assistants from 11/16/2018 to 6/11/2019.
 
This activity is provided by the TX Board of PT Examiners Accredited Provider 2202008TX for 02/01/2019 to 02/28/2022 and meets continuing competence requirements for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant licensure renewal in Texas. The assignment of Texas PT CCUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by TPTA or TBPTE.
 
OnCourse Learning is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of California for 4/5/10 to 12/31/18. Relias LLC is recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California as an approved reviewer and provider of continuing competency courses for the state of California as of 1/1/2019.
 
Relias LLC (formerly OnCourse Learning) is a licensed physical therapy continuing education sponsor (#216.000290) with the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation from October 2018 through September 30, 2020.
 
This course has been approved as meeting the continuing education requirements for PTs and PTAs by:
 
The OH PT Association (approval no. 19S0567 for 2/10/19 to 2/10/20).
 
The NJ Board of PT Examiners (approval no. 1801-182 for 2/1/18 to 1/31/20).
 
This course has been approved by the NV State Board of PT Examiners for 0.15 units of continuing education for 07/31/18 to 07/31/20.
 
The FL PT Association (approval no. CE19-591318 for 01/01/19 to 12/31/19). Approval of this course does not necessarily imply the FL PT Association supports the views of the presenter or the sponsors.
 
Other states may accept this course for meeting their CE requirements. Check with your state association or board.

Course Originally Released on: 11/25/2016
Date of Most Recent Review: 11/25/2016
Course Termination/Update Date: 11/25/2019

 

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

For Florida professionals:

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Kathleen R - McKinney, TX  ·  Feb 27, 2019
interesting history or LGBTQ community
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Heidi W - Cincinnati, OH  ·  Jan 08, 2019
Very good information on history of this cohort and how to better serve them.
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James S - Bristol, CT  ·  Dec 27, 2018
so much information its almost overwhelming
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KEVIN F - Sinking Spring, PA  ·  Dec 26, 2018
course served its purpose
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Rebecca M - Downingtown, PA  ·  Nov 03, 2018
Good summary of the history of LGTBQ and provides definitions to better understand our patients and how to formulate our questions to them so we do not make them feel uncomfortable.
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