Laura Bonneville is a Behavioral Health Consultant and a Licensed Professional Counselor at Heritage Health. She holds a graduate degree from the University of Idaho and under-graduate degrees from Lewis-Clark State College and North Idaho College. She was born and raised – for the most part – in northern Idaho and is proud to have attended higher education institutes in Idaho. Go Vandals! Laura has spent her twenty-three-year career working with and advocating for oppressed persons and marginalized groups including gender-violence survivors, persons with disability, and members of the LGBTQ community. She is passionate about collaborating to create safe spaces in her community.
IIBHN 2020 Presentation(s):
Essentials for Addressing the Needs of LGBT Individuals in Integrated Care- Program Highlights & Lessons Learned: Heritage Health & Valor Health – LGBTQ strategy working with LGBTQ communities.
With Andrew Philip, PhD / Camille Evans, LMSW
Friday, April 3rd, 2020. 4:15 – 5:30.
- Review characteristics of LGBT populations and related health considerations.
- Practice utilizing skills for effectively and compassionately communicating with patients about sexual orientation and gender identity.
- Identify steps for creating welcoming and inclusive environment and health neighborhoods for LGBT individuals.