We will discuss factors that affect teen and young adult access to sexual health services in the county, with a focus on LGBTQ youth, youth of color and systems-involved youth. Objectives include:
Name common STIs among teens/YA in MoCo.
Describe the limitations of analyzing sexual health through a lens of disease and pregnancy prevention.
Describe common barriers teens encounter in accessing sexual health resources.
Describe the landscape of sexual health resources for MoCo teens/YA.
Nursing and social work 1.0 CEU is offered for this event
This event was created for providers and consumers of Montgomery County Maryland and the surrounding areas but is open to anyone interested in attending. To receive the actual Zoom invitation, please contact Emily.Brown@montgomerycountymd.gov
A variety of the listed populations will be discussed at this event.
Adolescents (ages 13 to 17)
Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or other gender
A variety of the listed topics will be discussed at this event.