Transgender Day of Remembrance 2022

November 20th is Transgender Day of (Resilience) Remembrance*. We want to share some resources that can be used in order to learn more, as well as support clients in their experience of TDOR and feelings regarding transgender violence more generally. Here’s a bit more information about the history and intention of the day: https://www.glaad.org/tdor?fbclid=IwAR1RCzyMC6nFV9jCSHD-aj6Azl2oe02W4viIa009N7rHypdPJbtNs9uqtPk Here isContinue reading “Transgender Day of Remembrance 2022”

Upcoming Provider trainings

Here are a few more upcoming trainings for providers, listed by date. Keep an eye on our blog for more and feel free to share others with us through our contact page. Why Friendly Isn’t Enough: Why Friendly isn’t Enough: Becoming an LGBTQIA+ Affirmative Clinical Practice, Live online September 30 Program Description:While many clinicians considerContinue reading “Upcoming Provider trainings”

Trans Day of Visibility and Action

Trans Day of Visibility was yesterday. Given that there has been some difficult news lately, I wanted to share some positive updates about the Biden administration’s new policies effecting trans and nonbinary people: Finally, Some Good News On Trans Rights Listen now (9 min) | Pres. Biden releases numerous new policies. charlotteclymer.substack.com PFLAG also hasContinue reading “Trans Day of Visibility and Action”

Informed Consent and Gender Diversity

The Gender Diverse Care Coalition of New Hampshire endorses an informed consent framework when writing letters of medical necessity, as an essential element of gender affirming care. The WPATH Standards of Care state that these letters can be done in one session, an acknowledgement that informed consent is generally the standard for making medical andContinue reading “Informed Consent and Gender Diversity”

Free LGBTQ+ trainings and letter templates from Fenway Health

Fenway Health in Boston, MA is a leader in LGBTQ health care and research. In addition to their work with LGBTQ+ patients, they host the National LGBTQ+ Education Center which offers free video trainings and documents on a variety of LGBTQ+ specific topics. Once you enroll for a free account you have access to manyContinue reading “Free LGBTQ+ trainings and letter templates from Fenway Health”