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The Center for Community Healing announces its 1st anniversary as Wisconsin’s premiere LGBTQ counseling center

Owen Karcher, MA, LPC and Chelsea O’Neil Karcher, MA, LPC-IT co-founded the Center for Community Healing to provide high-quality therapy to people with marginalized or misunderstood identities. They specialize in working with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning clients of all ages. Since opening its doors on the west side of…

Cream City Foundation Awards Grant to Fund Trans Cultural Competency Training for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Professionals

Milwaukee – Cream City Foundation announced today a grant awarded to support assessment, training, technical assistance and consultation efforts between FORGE and Milwaukee County Community Access to Recovery Services (CARS).  The program specifically supports a year-long, thorough assessment and training effort that will enable and empower CARS providers to feel…

OPEN Presents: LGBT+ Discrimination and the Psychological Impact

Type: * INformational * Networking * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Many from the LGBT+ community experience daily discrimination that can last their lifetime. This level of discrimination can have detrimental effects on a person,…

Sankofa: Black Mental Health and Spirituality

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join us! This is Sankofa BCH’s next public discussion. The topic this time is “Black Mental Health and Spirituality” We will be hearing from a panel of amazing minds on the topic of spirituality as…

Stephanie-Budge Dr. Budge Stephanie Budge: The Construction of Gender Identity as “Disordered”: A critical examination of mental health using trans narratives

Type: Lecture This Event: *Includes LGBTQ content *May be of interest to the LGBTQ community This talk with Dr. Stephanie Budge will focus on how the mental health profession constructs gender identities and how trans people experience this construction. Narratives and dialogues from trans and gender non-conforming individuals will be…

Type: * Informational * Workshop * Theater This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Forward Theater Company is proud to announce its partnership with community leaders for a free symposium on the issues raised by FTC’s production of From Up Here by Liz Flahive. This darkly funny and…

Forward Theater and CUNA Mutual to host School Violence Symposium

Forward Theater Company is proud to announce its partnership with community leaders for a free symposium on the issues raised by FTC’s production ofFrom Up Here by Liz Flahive. This darkly funny and moving play touches on issues of school violence, bullying and mental health, and the impacts these issues…