What’s all this Gender Business?
And, what does it have to do with my business?
A discussion about the LGBTQ communities and business in Park Ridge
1930 E. Touhy Ave.
Des Plaines, IL
From bathrooms to fitting rooms; laws to employer’s rights, the changes in how sexual orientation and gender equality are impacting both the workplace and workforce can be confusing and also a great opportunity for business!
Please join Dr. Margo Jacquot this Friday at the Park Ridge Chamber of Commerce Networking Breakfast!
(see the original post here http://www.parkridgechamber.org/events/chamber-events/ )
Women In Business Networking Breakfast
Speaker: Dr. Margo Jacquot, The Juniper Center
In this talk, Dr. Margo Jacquot, a local psychologist and business owner will discuss:
- Making our business welcoming for LGBTQ clients and
- Bathrooms and fitting rooms. What now?
- Illinois labor laws regarding LGBT people.
- Time for Q&A. What have you always wanted to know aboutLGBTQ people but were afraid (or didn’t know who) to ask.
Open to Members ($10) and Non-Members ($15). Register to attend now!
Dr. Margo Jacquot is owner and Director of The Juniper Center, a behavioral health practice with 19 practitioners and 5 locations across northern Chicagoland.
Dr. Jacquot, is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Certified Supervisory Addictions Counselor and Board Certified Expert in Traumatic Stress. She is a local and national lecturer on trauma recovery, substance abuse, LGBTQ affirmative practice, and working with couples. Dr. Jacquot provides clinical consultation to other therapists and to organizations regarding workplace trauma, effective management of substance abuse, sensitivity to LGBTQ issues, as well as practice development and management.
Another passion is consultation to businesses and community organizations regarding behavioral health and healthy workplace policies. An active member of several community based organizations, Dr. Jacquot also serves on the board of MCYAF, the Maine Community Youth Assistance Foundation.