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Join Well Beings and The WNET Group as they stream a live virtual panel discussion featuring local experts and youth on LGBTQ+ Youth Mental Health in New York City on Wednesday, October 27th at 7 p.m. ET.
Participants will discuss how to create and maintain safe spaces for LGBTQ+ youth, demonstrate support and allyship for all ages, and share resources for how to support LGBTQ+ youth mental health. The event, in partnership with in partnership with leading LGBTQ+ organizations The Trevor Project and the Hetrick-Martin Institute, will feature special guest Billy Porter, and a performance from the cast of Trevor: A New Musical.
Featured panelists are mental health experts Lizzie McAdams, RDT/BCT, LCAT, Director, Counseling and Case Management at the Hetrick-Martin Institute; Eric Vaughan, former Associate Director of LGBTQ Programs and Policy at the New York City Department of Education; Chris Bright, Director of Public Training at The Trevor Project; and Dustin Liu, Founder of gatherED studio. The discussion will be moderated by Jenna Flanagan, Correspondent and Anchor at MetroFocus and WLIW.
To attend, visit http://WellBeings.org/WNET.