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APN Virtual Speaker Series Presents:

Mental Health for the LGBTQ+ Community

Featuring Special Guest, Gigi Goode


On Tuesday, June 22nd, Gigi Goode joined APN Lodge for an intimate discussion on mental health challenges, victories, opportunities, and stories of the LGBTQ+ community, in honor of Pride Month.  

Gigi Goode Headshot

Gigi Goode is an American entertainer, designer, and makeup artist, who is best known for participating on the twelfth season of the US television program RuPaul’s Drag Race. She won the People’s choice award in 2020 for Best Competition Performer. Her mission is to bring light to all ends of the gender spectrum through her artwork and appearances. Gigi has collaborated with various cosmetic brands such as Shiseido, MAC Cosmetics, Maybelline, One Size Beauty. She recently shot the Sephora Spring 2021 beauty campaign.

Aside from her role in the beauty community, she also works as a model and entertainment personality having appeared in projects such as Savage x Fenty vol.2 and collaborated with high-end brands such as Jean Paul Gaultier, Moschino, and Christian Cowan. She has also been featured in numerous fashion and queer publications such as Vogue, i-D Magazine, Schon (cover), Attitude (cover), Gay Times (cover), 10 Magazine, Grazia, and Harper’s Bazaar. Gigi’s most recent project is with HBO Max and I-Heart Radio for HBO new show: Generation. In this collaboration, Gigi hosts a podcast, where she discusses and dissects the new show and its relation to the queer experience and the world around it.

Also Featuring

Dr. Kate Daly - Headshot

Dr. Kate Daly, MD, MPhil

  • APN Lodge Medical Director
  • Board-certified in Psychiatry and Neurology 
  • Doctor of Medicine from University of Maryland, Magna Cum Laude graduate 
  • Master of Philosophy from the University of Cambridge 
  • WPATH trained in transgender, non-binary, and gender-fluid mental health
Dr. John Hardman Staff

John Hardman, MD, LAC

  • Clinical Supervisor of Admissions at APN Lodge 
  • Licensed Addiction Counselor and former physician  
  • Personal and professional experience in the LGBTQ+ community 

Opening Remarks

Lana Seiler

Lana Seiler, MSW, LCSW

Associate Director of Clinical Operations at All Points North Lodge

Trained in EMDR, Clinical Hypnotherapy, Risking Connection, and Post Induction Therapy

Masters in Social Work from Florida Atlantic University