PRYSM also offers a free library of young adult fiction and non-fiction literature for its members! 

Some of the areas that we can cover are:

Transgender Issues
Creating Safe Spaces
Safe Schools
 Coming-Out Stories
Bullying Awareness
LGBT youth and drugs/alcohol
LGBT youth & Suicide


We can tailor any of our trainings to fit the needs of your group. This includes the topics of interest that you have, as well as the length of the training.
Just tell us what your needs are as well as what topic fits the needs of your organization.

For questions and/or to request a training, please e-mail:
rubyinstitute@prysmyouthcenter.org

We've proven to be successful.  Check out some of our testimonials!

God BoxAlex SanchezGay
Rainbow BoysAlex Sanchez
Gay
Rainbow HighAlex Sanchez
Gay
Rainbow RoadAlex Sanchez
Gay
Getting ItAlex Sanchez
Gay
BaitAlex Sanchez
Gay
So Hard to SayAlex Sanchez
Gay
Boy Meets BoysDavid Levithan
Gay
A Secret EdgeRobin ReardonGay
The Boys on The RockJohn FoxGay
A Really Nice Prom MessBrian SloanGay
HeroPerry MooreGay
Straight Road to KylieNicole MedinaGay
Drama 4 DorothiesPaul Ruditis
Gay
Drama! Everyone's a Critic Paul Ruditis
Gay
Hear Us Out
Resource
Broken WingsL-J BakerLesbian
Middle SexJeffery Eugenides
Trans
Geography ClubBrent Hartinger
Gay
Kissing KateLauren Myracle

GLBTQ: The Survival Guide for
​Queer and Questioning Teens
Kelly Huegel
Resource
My HeartbeatGarret Freymann-Weyr
Gay
By the Time You Read ThisJulie Anne Peters
Lesbian
BorderlineTerri Berneman
Lesbian
CombinationsEd Gerety
Resource
Reluctant DaughterLeslea Newman
Lesbian
Keeping You a SecretJulie Anner PetersLesbian
Seeds of FireLaura AdamsLesbian
Until SoonMaya IndigalLesbian
As Far As EnoughClaire RooneyLesbian
The Iron GirlEllen HartLesbian
Brush StrokesCloe DareLesbian
Holy HellElizabeth SimsLesbian
Femme NoirClara NipperLesbian
VeritasAnne LaughlinLesbian
Blind CurvesDiane & Jacob Anderson-MinshallLesbian
Blind LeapDiane & Jacob Anderson-Minshall
Lesbian
Combust the SunAndrews & AustinLesbian
Venus BesegedAndrews & Austin
Lesbian
Am I BlueBarron/Marron DaneResource
I am IChris BeamLesbian
VintageSteve BermanLesbian
Girl Goddess #9Francesca Lia BlockLesbian
MarkedCast, PC & KristenLesbian
Night ShadeAndrea CremerLesbian
Annie on my MindNancy GardenLesbian
The Year They Burned BooksNancy Garden
Lesbian
Sister MischiefLaura GoodLesbian
Love DruggedJames KliseGay
The Lovers DictionaryDavid LevithanGay
How They MetDavid Levithan
Gay
The Realm of PossibilitiesDavid Levithan
Gay
Wide AwakeDavid Levithan
Gay
The Full SpectrumDavid Levithan
Resource
GravityLeanne LiebermanLesbian
HuntressMalinda LoLesbian
Far From XanaduJulie Anne PetersLesbian
Between Mom & JoJulie Anne Peters
Lesbian
LunaJulie Anne Peters
Lesbian
Pretend You Love MeJulie Anne Peters
Lesbian
Thinking StraightRobin ReardonGay
Who am IIM. I. RiceLesbian
The Soccer Field is EmptyMark A. RoedenGay
Do You Know That I Love YouMark A. Roeden
Gay
Snow AngelsPaul RuditisGay
Drama Entrances/ExitsPaul RuditisGay
Drama Show Don't TellPaul Ruditis
Gay
Drama the Devil's in the DivaPaul RuditisGay
Cowboys Can FlyKen Smith
Gay
Hotel LiasonJlee Meyer
Lesbian
Forever FoundJlee Meyer
Lesbian
First InstinctJlee Meyer
Lesbian
All in the SeasoningKatherine V. ForrestLesbian
The Wild OneLyn DenisonLesbian
Whitewater RendevousKim BaldwinLesbian
ReunionJane FrancesLesbian
Realty BytesJane Frances
Lesbian
Maybe Next TimeKarin KallmakerLesbian
In Every PortKarin Kallmaker
Lesbian
Skin DeepKaren WhiteLesbian
Apparition AlleyKatherine V. ForrestLesbian
Misplaced ModifierBonnie TrengaLesbian
Call ShotgunJamie ClevengerLesbian
To Protect and ServeVK PowellLesbian
Love and Honor Pt. 3RadclyffeLesbian
Tomorrow's PromiseRadclyffe
Lesbian
Love's Tender WarriorsRadclyffe
Lesbian
Lover's Melody LostRadclyffe
Lesbian
The Lonely Hearts ClubRadclyffe
Lesbian
Lady KnightLJ BakerLesbian
Sheridan's FateGun BrookeLesbian
Dawn of ChangeGerri HillLesbian
ChangeGrace LennoxLesbian
Turn Back TimeRadclyffe
Lesbian
Distant Shores SilentRadclyffe
Lesbian
ThunderRadclyffe
Lesbian
Justice in the ShadowsRadclyffe
Lesbian
Passion's Bright FuryRadclyffe
Lesbian
Promising HeartsRadclyffe
Lesbian
Honor Reclaimed Pt. 1Radclyffe
Lesbian
Honor BoundRadclyffe
Lesbian
In Pursuit of JusticeRadclyffe
Lesbian
The 100th GenerationJustine SaracenLesbian
Flight RiskKim BaldwinLesbian
Just This OneKG MacGregorLesbian
Protector of the Realm (book 1)Gun BookeLesbian
Coffee SonataGun Booke
Lesbian
Passion Bay (book 1)Jennifer Fulton
Lesbian
Saving Grace (book 2)Jennifer FultonLesbian
Beyond the BreakwaterRadclyffe
Lesbian
Justice ServedRadclyffe
Lesbian
Storms of ChangeRadclyffe
Lesbian
Above all HonorRadclyffe
Lesbian
Force of NatureKim BaldwinLesbian
Abby's PassionJackie CalhounLesbian
Bold Coast LoveDiana Tremain BraundLesbian
8th DayKate CallowayLesbian
Both SidesSaxon BennettLesbian
Fresh TracksGeorgia BeersLesbian
ObsessionJackie CalhounLesbian
Aspen EmbersDiana Tremain Braund
Lesbian
Barking at the MoonNene AdamsLesbian
End of WatchBaxter ClareLesbian
Grave SilenceRose BeechamLesbian
Sleep of ReasonRose Beecham
Lesbian
Passionate KissesMegan CarterLesbian
Woman in the MirrorJackie CalhounLesbian
Of Drag Kings...Susan SmithLesbian
Promises, PromisesL-J BakerLesbian
RenegadeCheyne CurryLesbian
Unnatural ExposurePatricia CornellCrime
The Last PrecinctPatricia Cornell
Crime
PredatorPatricia Cornell
Crime
Portrait of a KillerPatricia Cornell
Crime
At RiskPatricia Cornell
Crime
TracePatricia Cornell
Crime
Book of the DeadPatricia Cornell
Crime
Point of OriginPatricia Cornell
Crime
Blow FlyPatricia Cornell
Crime
Isle of DogsPatricia Cornell
Crime
Black NoticePatricia Cornell
Crime
Cruel & UnusualPatricia Cornell
Crime
Honor Under SeigeRadclyffe
Lesbian
Wasted HeartLynn GalliLesbian
MulliganKG MacGregorLesbian
Code BlueKatLynLesbian
Just Like ThatKaren KallmakerLesbian
Infinite LoopMeghan O'BrienLesbian
Come and Get MeJulie CannonLesbian
The Price of FameLynn AmesLesbian
Accidental LoveBL MillerLesbian
The Devil InsideAli ValiLesbian
Sleeping BonesKatherine V. ForrestLesbian
Not Single EnoughGrace LennoxLesbian
UgliesScott WesterfeldLesbian
Souls' RescuePat CroninLesbian
Too Close to TouchGeorgia BeersLesbian
Treasured PastLinda HillLesbian
Uncommon EmotionsLynn GalliLesbian
Lavender SecretsSandra BarretLesbian
A Matter of TrustRadclyffeLesbian
Falcon Quinn . . .Jennifer Finley BoylanChildren
Gloria's SecretRobin AlexanderLesbian
EONAlison GoodmanTrans
Course of ActionGun BrookeLesbian
Honor GuardsRadclyffeLesbian
Hunter's PursuitKim BaldwinLesbian
Finding HomeGeorgia BeersLesbian
Romancing the ZoneKenna WhiteLesbian
Running With the WindNell StarkLesbian
Love on LocationLisa GirolamiLesbian
Murder By TraditionKatherine V. ForrestLesbian
Murder at the Nightwood BarKatherine V. Forrest
Lesbian
UndercurrentsLaurel MillsLesbian
Learning CurveRachel SpanglerLesbian
Rubyfruit JungleRita Mae BrownLesbian
This LullabySarah DessenLesbian
A Killing CureEllen HartLesbian
Heart of the MatterKl ThompsonLesbian
Tough LoveAbby DensonLesbian
Rising StormJlee MeyerLesbian
Land of EntrapmentAndi MarquetteLesbian
The Cost of CommitmentLynn AmesLesbian
Sequestered HeartsErin DuttonLesbian
Braggin' RightsKenna WhiteLesbian
The Trouble With MurderKate SweeneyLesbian
MineGeorgia BeersLesbian
On Azrael's WingsD. Jordan RedhawkLesbian
For Now, For AlwaysMarianne K. MartinLesbian
No Rules of EngagementTracey RichardsonLesbian
Lost DaughtersJ. M. RedmannLesbian
She Loves You, She Loves You NotJulie Anne PetersLesbian
Without WarningKG MacGregoLesbian
CurveCarrie BrennanLesbian
Second SeasonAli ValiLesbian
Breaking JaieS. Renee BessLesbian
The Spanish PearlCatherine FriendLesbian
The Flip Side of DesireLynn AmesLesbian
The CandidateTracey RichardsonLesbian
A Day at the Inn, A Night at the PalaceCatherine LundoffLesbian
Shelter from the StormPeggy J. HerringLesbian
Self Editing for Fiction WritersRenni Brown & Dave KingResource
Carly's SoundAli ValiLesbian
Amateur CityKatherine V. ForrestLesbian
More Than ParadiseJennifer FultonLesbian
Shields of JusticeRadclyffeLesbian
Gold FeverLyn DensionLesbian
Love's MasqueradeRadclyffe
Lesbian
HeartlandJulie CannonLesbian
Blessed TwiceLynn Galli
Lesbian
Sword of the GuardianMerry ShannonLesbian
Out of the FireBeth MooreLesbian
The Devil UnleashedAli ValiLesbian
My Gender WorkbookKate BarrsteinResource
Out LawsLisa KeenResource
ScarsCheryl RainfieldLesbian
RageJulie Anne PetersLesbian
StormKim PritekelLesbian
Echo LocationLinda Kay SilvaLesbian
Immortal LongingsDiane DeKelb-Rittenhouse
Lesbian
Heiresses of RussVanderhooft & Berman
Lesbian
Original SinColette MoodyLesbian
The Reluctant DaughterLeslea NewmanLesbian
Trans Forming FamiliesMary BoenkeTrans
The Tides of PassionDiane Tremain BraundLesbian
The Power to Prevent SuicideNelson & GalasResource
Loving Someone GayDon ClarkResource
The Transgendered ChildBrill & PepperTrans
QueerBelge & BieschkeResource
The Right to Be OutStuar BiegelResource
Is It a ChoiceEric MarcusResource
Burning DreamsSusan SmithLesbian
Coming Out Coming InLinda GoldmanResource
Out of the OrdinaryHowey & SamuelsResource
Lights & SirensJeanine HoffmanLesbian
Strength in NumbersJeanine Hoffman
Lesbian
Almost PerfectBrian KatcherTrans
Getting BiOchs & RowleyResource


"I have found the information provided at the trainings to be
​insightful, useful and all inclusive.
" ~M. Shirey


"The Ruby Institute provides much needed services
to disenfranchised youth.
" ~M. Frost

The Prysm Youth Center of Delaware County, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non profit organization.

The Ruby Institute is the educational component of the PRYSM Youth Center of Delaware County. 
We provide custom trainings for schools, community groups, churches, 
professional educators and more.

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