QIC Materials

Throughout the life of the QIC-LGBTQ2S project, the materials created will be continuously added to this page.

Literature Review:

Youth with Diverse Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, and Expression in Child Welfare: A Review of Best Practices

This literature review was created to provide applicants with relevant background
information on the needs of children and youth with diverse SOGIE and the programs, practices, guidelines, and toolkits that have been developed.





Archived Webinars:

The QIC-LGBTQ2S holds monthly webinars as part of our ongoing technical assistance with the Local Implementation Sites (LIS). Webinars are typically hosted live with LIS and archived here.

Implementation Science – by Angela Weeks, MPA, Project Director & Marlene Matarese, Ph.D., Principle Investigator




The Importance and Practical Strategies for Including Youth Voice in Continuous Quality Improvement – by Youth Move National




Incorporating Youth Voice Into Implementation  – by Youth Move National




AFFIRM Model – an affirmative clinical CBT model for working with LGBTQ2S youth.