After reading and reviewing the material in the Reading & Study folder, reflect upon what you have learned and include pertinent aspects of the material in your response to the following:
Note any information that surprised you and describe 3 key themes that you will take away from this material in order to help you when addressing gender and sexual orientation in counseling. What are your thoughts about working with the LGBTQ population in general? What is one question you wanted to ask Dr. Garzon (presentation) or Dr. Yarhouse (video) and why?
Be sure to use Scripture and scholarly sources to support your argument. Cite your Bible reference and sources.
· Presentation: The Lesbian & Gay Population
· Presentation: Sexual Identity in Professional Counseling Practice
· Video: Who Knows Best – Transgender Kids (BBC Documentary)
· Article: A Different Stripe – Transgender Issues
· Website: An Inclusive Response to LGB and Conservative Religious Persons