Become an AFFIRM Site!

The Center of Excellence on LGBTQ+ Behavioral Health Equity (CoE LGBTQ+ BHE) is offering free AFFIRM training and purveyor-led coaching to agencies providing behavioral health services to LGBTQ+ youth ages 12 through 21. AFFIRM is a group-based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy intervention for improving the behavioral health and well-being of LGBTQ+ people. Through this competitive application process, agencies have the opportunity to bring this manualized, evidence-informed practice to their organization’s LGBTQ+ clients.  

The 2021 application period is now closed. Please sign up for our newsletter to receive updates on upcoming training, technical assistance, and learning opportunities.

Watch our recorded webinar to learn more about AFFIRM! Choose below from the CEU, CME, or non-credit versions.

AFFIRM is a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)-based group designed to help LGBTQ+ youth and adults manage stress. As an evidence-based intervention, AFFIRM supports mental and sexual health, enhances coping skills, and validates strengths of its participants.


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