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STBBI Stigma: A Barrier to Care

November 5, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

This webinar will:
  • Explore the concept of stigma specific to sexually transmitted and blood borne infections
  • Discuss how stigma actively inhibits participation in health-focused behaviours related to sexual health
  • Introduce strategies to identify bias/stigma in one’s personal practice along with strategies for actively deconstructing and reducing STBBI stigma in a clinical setting

Details

Date:
November 5, 2020
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Event Type:

Organizer

Savannah Holt
Phone:
306-651-4308
Email:
sholt@skprevention.ca

Presenter

Erin Beckwell
About:

Erin is a social worker who has spent her career working in the areas of health, education, and community development. In her current role as Knowledge Translation Specialist with the Saskatchewan Health Authority, Erin’s work focuses on mobilizing knowledge to support the health system to achieve health equity and provide culturally safe care for all. Originally from Treaty 4 Territory in Southwest Saskatchewan, she has called Treaty 6 Territory & Homeland of the Métis (Saskatoon, SK) home for over 20 years.

Details

Date:
November 5, 2020
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Event Type:

Organizer

Savannah Holt
Phone:
306-651-4308
Email:
sholt@skprevention.ca

Presenter

Erin Beckwell
About:

Erin is a social worker who has spent her career working in the areas of health, education, and community development. In her current role as Knowledge Translation Specialist with the Saskatchewan Health Authority, Erin’s work focuses on mobilizing knowledge to support the health system to achieve health equity and provide culturally safe care for all. Originally from Treaty 4 Territory in Southwest Saskatchewan, she has called Treaty 6 Territory & Homeland of the Métis (Saskatoon, SK) home for over 20 years.