Even silence concerning GLBT issues can have negative consequences, since wordlessness may be perceived, often correctly, as a tacit statement of acceptance of something that may actually be harmful or painful to someone with different cultural or sexual values [ 7 ]. The seven LEAH fellows who completed the curriculum rated the curriculum on 1 organization, 2 clarity of learning objectives, 3 helpfulness of readings, and the extent to which the 4 discussions and 5 assignments helped them learn. Many participants stressed that because GLBT health consumers specifically seek GLBT clinicians for their care, these health professionals need access to the most current information pertaining to the special issues of health care for this population. In addition, learners emerge with greater confidence in connecting with outside resources, which assists both referrals for patients and self-directed learning. Names and e-mails will not be disclosed or published. If this curriculum is implemented at a program that does not currently have a list of LGBT youth resources, the LGBT community resource assignment Appendix A can be supplied to learners for them to work on throughout the duration of the curriculum.
Many patrons were thankful for respectful, confidential, nonjudgmental assistance.
Immutability, science, and legislative debate over gay, lesbian and bisexual rights.
It is hoped that data gathered from the survey participants will serve to bring awareness to readers of this report and potentially help them to further enhance their efforts to serve the information needs of all patrons. High burden of homelessness among sexual-minority adolescents: There may also be fear that the investigator's career goals may be adversely affected, or that he or she will be shunned by peers. We also recommend that instructors state the takeaway messages either read aloud or summarized as bullet points and displayed on a lecture slide at the conclusion of each subsection in order to ensure that key content is acquired before proceeding to the next section of the module. Use the search boxes within the guide as a quick way to search our catalogue for relevant records.
The survey instrument was a Web-based questionnaire. After asking learners to share their experiences working with LGBT youth, instructors ask them to identify personal learning goals to focus upon throughout the duration of the curriculum. If this curriculum is implemented at a program that does not currently have a list of LGBT youth resources, the LGBT community resource assignment Appendix A can be supplied to learners for them to work on throughout the duration of the curriculum. Furthermore, when the proponents of gay rights assert the immutability argument, they are as likely as not to invoke the cultural authority of science. Many patrons were thankful for respectful, confidential, nonjudgmental assistance.