It can sometimes be difficult for a university community to talk about sexual orientation and gender identity/expression because it feels uncomfortable, taboo, or because people are afraid to say the wrong thing. This terminology review was created to assist university personnel and student leaders in learning about the incredibly diverse LGBTQ+/SGL community.
CULTURAL COMPETENCE TERMINOLOGY
The Cultural Competency Training: Definitions & Terminology Workbook offers shared language to support positive, respectful, and productive conversations. By internalizing these definitions, engaging in the vital work of advocacy is made that much easier. WORDS MATTER!