In this vignette a clinician takes a patient's substance use history and counsels the patient on support services. This vignette is part of a clinical vignette series highlighting various aspects of the health of LGBT and gender nonconforming populations and is designed to give learners the opportunity to analyze clinician-patient communication strategies. The series can be used in a variety of ways from independent learning to small group learning to large group learning. Each clip is generally 3-5 minutes long with discussion questions and additional resources listed at the end of each scenario. In an ideal setting the learner would be able to practice the communication strategies identified after viewing the vignettes. Actors: Clinician - Andrés F. Sciolla, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UC Davis Health System; Danielle (Patient) - Danya Potter.
KeywordsLGBT, Health Promotion, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Gender Non-Conforming, Clinician-Patient Communication
Kristen L. Eckstrand, MD, PhD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Carey Roth Bayer, EdD, RN, CSE, Morehouse School of Medicine
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