As a record number of anti-LGBTQ bills continues to be introduced in 2023, the LGBTQ+ community faces not only increasing barriers to effective and equitable care but also trauma and stressors in their everyday lives. Research demonstrates a strong connection between toxic stress, trauma and increased risk of commercial tobacco use; therefore, it is critical to address the disproportionate impact of tobacco use on LGBTQ+ communities. How can we best approach our tobacco efforts to effectively support LGBTQ+ people with MH/SU challenges?
Join the National Behavioral Health Network for Tobacco and Cancer Control and the National LGBT Cancer Network on Thursday, May 25, 2-4 p.m. ET, for a masterclass exploring the protective assets and challenges in addressing tobacco use among LGBTQ+ populations with intersecting identities.
In this workshop participants will:
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