MeToo LGBTQ 2019

Attendees will learn about the severity and frequency of sexual assault and sex trafficking in LGBTQ communities, how to normalize SA/DV conversations, identify sexual violence warning signs, trauma-informed strategies to support survivors, crisis intervention methods, and more. Full curriculum below.

For Providers: $40*
For Students: $15*
For Community Members: $0 – $15

Registration for providers and students includes 5.0 CE’s for LMFT, LCSW, LEP, and LPCCs*

Crisis-intervention-trained staff will be on hand to help anyone who needs immediate support.

Costs are low or free to keep this education accessible. Please consider a larger contribution as all funds received are directly used to put on this conference.

2019 Schedule (5.0 CEs)

  • 9:00 am: Registration & light breakfast
  • 9:30 am : Welcoming remarks (15 min)
  • 9:45 am: First Session (1 hr 30 min) 1.5 CEs/CEUs
    • Sexual Violence in LGBQ+ Communities: Why should your services address sexual assault trauma?
    • Neurobiology of Trauma
  • 11:15 am: Break (15 min)
  • 11:30 am: Survivor Panel (1 hr) 
  • 12:30 pm: Lunch (45 min)
  • 1:15 pm: Keynote Address (30 min) 0.5 CEs/CEUs
  • 1:45 pm: Second Session (1 hr 30 min) 1.5 CEs/CEUs
    • Sexual Violence and the Trans and Nonbinary Community
    • Building Strength and Resiliency
  • 3:15 pm: Break (15 min)
  • 3:30 pm: Third Session (1 hr 30 min) 1.5 CEs/CEUs
    • Survivor Advocacy: Interactions With Legal, Law Enforcement, and Government Support Systems
    • Empowering Survivors & Community Through Trauma Informed Care and Bystander Intervention
  • 5:00 pm: Closing Plenary & feedback forms (30 min)
  • 5:30 pm: End of Day

Partnering Organizations:
The San Diego LGBT Community CenterCenter for Community SolutionsGender Equity Center, San Diego Pride, North County Lifeline

*CEs provided for LMFTs, LCSW, LPCC, LEP through North County Lifeline at no cost.


About San Diego Pride

San Diego Pride raises funds primarily through festival ticket and beverage sales, and through sponsorships, and exhibitor fees. These funds support San Diego Pride’s community philanthropy which has distributed more than $2.5 million in advancement of its mission to foster pride, equality, and respect for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities locally, nationally, and globally.