Who can use this Toolkit?
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in Nursing
This toolkit consists of five lessons including four Virtual Simulation Games (VSG), of varying lengths, in a variety of settings (i.e. emergency department to community care), and across a range of professional expertise (senior nursing students to nurse practitioners).
Consider your biasesLesson 1
In this first section of the toolkit we will be exploring biases that you may currently have.
Wolfgang's StoryLesson 2
Wolfgang, an older gay man living alone, arrives at the health clinic experiencing weight loss and low mood.
Cody's StoryLesson 3
Cody, a 16 year-old transgender you, presents to the Emergency Dept. with feelings of acute anxiety.
Sarah's StoryLesson 4
Sarah, a 19 year-old queer female, presents to an outpatient clinic in primary care for an intake appointment.
Connor's StoryLesson 5
Connor, a 37 year-old transgender man, arrives at the clinic due to an extended cough and shortness of breath.
Mini GamesAdditional Resources
Jessica, a 21-year old is scheduled for a virtual appointment with the Nurse Practitioner of the Family Health Team.