Direct Serves for Working with LGBT Clientele: A Male Survivor's Mental Health Professional Training

Nikolaos Al-Khadra has been a public speaker covering the topic of sex trafficking for 7 years now. He has written and shared his survivor testimony with the Huffington Post and has provided written testimony to U.S. Senate. Nik has also appeared in numerous documentaries as well. Not only does Nik just share his story he also trains direct service providers in how to work with LGBT clientele. In addition to the speaking working towards obtaining a masters degree in family therapy.


Outline/Structure of the Workshop

1. Briefly go over my own history.

2. discuss appropriate language to use when working with this populous.

3. Methods of working with this populous,

4. Q and A.

Learning Outcome

Hopes that attendees will know how to empower and work with their LGBT clientele.

Target Audience

Anyone working in direct services or policy makers.

schedule Submitted 3 years ago