If you are a counselor, educator, school administrator, service provider, probation officer, case worker or youth service provider —  Hetrick-Martin Institute is here for you!

Contact our staff to find out more about what HMI has to offer:

• Learn more about HMI’s LGBTQ Youth Care-Planning Assistance Program
• Request a Consultation with an HMI Expert Counselor
• Learn more about HMI’s Trainings for Youth Service Providers
• Have HMI Table or Present a Workshop at Your Event
• Order and Distribute HMI Brochures
• Learn more about HMI Goes Citywide


LGBTQ Youth Care-Planning Assistance Program

If you are interested in referring a young person to HMI, we can support you in multiple ways through our Care-Planning Assistance Program.

What we can do:

  • HMI Counselors will come and meet you and the young person at your location

  • HMI Counselors can complete the full HMI intake and screening process at your location

  • Provide Staff with Clinical Consults and Coaching around LGBTQ issues

  • Help identify LGBTQ-specific referrals and resources

  • Assist with safety planning for LGBTQ youth and families

  • HMI Counselors can escort youth to HMI

For more information, contact Bridget Hughes, Senior Director of Youth Services

Consultation with an HMI Expert Counselor

Our expert counseling staff is available to assist youth service providers and clinical staff at other agencies and schools who are looking for clinical consults and coaching around providing appropriate care for LGBTQ youth, intervening to assure safety, accessing appropriate referrals, and navigating systems. HMI has over 35 years of experience advocating for and supporting LGBTQ youth and their mental health. We are here to help!

For more information, contact Matthew Rofofsky


Trainings for Youth Service Providers

Through The Center for LGBTQ Youth Advocacy and Capacity Building, HMI offers trainings in building inclusive environments. HMI is dedicated to sharing best practices for working with LGBTQ youth to increase the capacity of organizations to meet the specific needs of LGBTQ youth nationally and globally.

 HMI offers trainings about Best Practices for working with LGBTQ adolescents, youth and their families, and homeless and/or marginally housed youth.

 Other Trainings Include:

  • Best Practices for Clinical Supervision of Counselors Working with LGBTQ Youth

  • Identification of Suicidality and Best Practices for Intervention

  • Trauma Informed Care Through an Anti-Oppressive Lens

For more information, contact Bryson Rose or visit The Center for LGBTQ Youth Advocacy and Capacity Building


Tabling and Presentations

HMI Community Outreach and Client Engagement Staff are available to table at resource fairs and other events. HMI can also come to your staff meeting and do a 15 minute presentation about our services.

For more information, contact Jermaine Ellis


Order HMI Brochures

HMI has various promotional and informational materials about our services that we can supply you with to distribute to youth and other youth service providers.

For more information, contact Jermaine Ellis