You can find information on LGBTQ guides and tips, online training resources, and professional organizations for healthcare providers below: 

Guides and Tips

The National LGBT Health Education Center
The National LGBT Health Education Center is a program of the Fenway Institute provides educational programs, resources, and consultation to health care organizations with the goal of optimizing quality, cost-effective health care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people.

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA)
GLMA works toward LGBT healthcare equality, both for patients and for those working in healthcare who identify as LGBT. Members are professionals working toward improved policy and education through advocacy efforts.

Substance Use and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation.

Online Training

The Association of LGBTQ Psychiatrists
This website was created by the LGBT Issues Committee of the Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry (GAP) to teach psychiatry residents about caring for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex patients. The site includes a series of modules that can be used sequentially to provide a comprehensive learning guide for working with LGBT patients. Can be useful to all health and mental health trainees and practitioners. 

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA)

Professional Associations

American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Care
AAHPM is the professional organization for physicians specializing in hospice and palliative medicine, nurses, and other healthcare providers. LGBT SIG

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
AAP is an organization of 67​,000 pediatricians committed to the optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.​ LGBT Health and Wellness Section

American Association of Marriage and Family Counseling
The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) is the professional association for the field of marriage and family therapy. We represent the professional interests of more than 50,000 marriage and family therapists throughout the United States, Canada and abroad.

American Association of Physician Assistants
AAPA advocates and educates on behalf of the profession and the patients PAs serve. LGBT Caucus

American College Health Association: LGBTQ+ Health Coalition
The LGBTQ+ Health Coalition is centered on the health and professional issues of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender persons, and allies. 

American College of Healthcare Executives
The American College of Healthcare Executives is the professional society for healthcare leaders committed to improving health. LGBT Forum

American Counseling Association: Association For Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues in Counseling
ALGBTIC aims to increase awareness of LGBT identities and mental health concerns within the counseling field in order to improve care for vulnerable individuals and to break down barriers faced by LGBT counselors and those in related professions.

American Counseling Association: Association For Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues in Counseling
ALGBTIC aims to increase awareness of LGBT identities and mental health concerns within the counseling field in order to improve care for vulnerable individuals, and to break down barriers faced by LGBT counselors and those in related professions.

American Geriatrics Society
The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) is a nationwide, not-for-profit society of geriatrics healthcare professionals dedicated to improving the health, independence, and quality of life of older people. Needs of Older Gay and Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Persons

American Medical Association LGBT Advisory Committee
The AMA’s committee is comprised of seven members, including residents, fellows, and medical students, who hold annual meetings around LGBT health care concerns, LGBT curriculum implementation in medical schools, and the experiences of LGBT medical professionals.

American Medical Association LGBT Advisory Committee
The AMA’s committee is comprised of seven members, including residents, fellows, and medical students, who hold annual meetings around LGBT health care concerns, LGBT curriculum implementation in medical schools, and the experiences of LGBT medical professionals.

American Medical Student Association Gender and Sexuality Action Committee
The AMSA’s committee works toward improvements in curriculum, education for providers, and a comprehensive resource library related to gender and sexuality in health care.

American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
AOTA)is the national professional association established  to represent the interests and concerns of occupational therapy practitioners and students of occupational therapy and to improve the quality of occupational therapy services. Network for LGBT Concerns in Occupational Therapy

American Psychological Association Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Concerns Office (LGBTCO)
The APA’s LGBTC office aims to increase knowledge in the field of psychology on gender identity and sexual orientation, in order to directly benefit the LGBT community on an individual level.

American Psychological Association Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Concerns Office (LGBTCO)
The APA’s LGBTC office aims to increase knowledge in the field of psychology on gender identity and sexual orientation, in order to directly benefit the LGBT community on an individual level.

American Public Health Association: The LGBT Caucus of Public Health Workers
A group founded with the goal of increasing emphasis on LGBT issues within the APHA and the field of public health as a whole.

American Public Health Association: The LGBT Caucus of Public Health Workers
A group founded with the goal of increasing emphasis on LGBT issues within the APHA and the field of public health as a whole.

American Society on Aging
The American Society on Aging is an association of diverse individuals bound by a common goal: to support the commitment and enhance the knowledge and skills of those who seek to improve the quality of life of older adults and their families. LGBT Aging Issues Network

American Speech and Hearing Association
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 204,000 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.

Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies: Study of GLBT Issues
This Yahoo Group, comprised of over 150 members, provides support for and space for dialogue among clinicians interested in working to improve the mental health of LGBT individuals, through an increased focus on research and training.

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association
GLMA works toward LGBT healthcare equality, both for patients and for those working in healthcare who identify as LGBT. Members are professionals working toward improved policy and education through advocacy efforts.

National Association of Social Workers
National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with more than 120,000 members. NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies.

National Association of Social Workers: National Committee on LGBT Issues
The Committee is responsible for developing and reviewing programs of the NASW that directly impact members of the LGBT community, with the goal of ultimately eliminating homophobic and transphobic practices within social work.

The Association of LGBTQ Psychiatrists
AGLP is a group of psychiatrists dedicated to increasing awareness of LGBT mental health issues and improving resources to promote mental health in safe and welcoming environments.