CARSON CITY, Nev. (KRNV & MyNews4.com) -- A workshop on responding to bullying LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning) teens will be offered for parents and community members on January 15, 2013.
The workshop will be led by Christopher Daniels, who is an educator with Planned Parenthood Mar Monte. It begins at 7:00 p.m. at the BRIC (Business Resource Innovation Center), 108 East Proctor Street, Carson City, NV. The public is invited to attend.
Daniels has long been an advocate for the LGBTQ community. At Planned Parenthood, he works on social equity through educating students about safer sex practices, working against stigmas and stereotypes that hurt underrepresented populations, and encouraging students to live a more authentic life that promotes wellness.
Attendees of the workshop will gain tangible skills for becoming better advocates and allies for LGBTQ persons.
PFLAG Carson Region is a local chapter of PFLAG, a national nonprofit with over 200,000 members and supporters and over 500 affiliates in the United States. The national office is located in Washington, D.C. www.pflag.org