How to be a Gender Affirming Clinician: The Roles and Responsibilities of Clinicians Working with Transgender and Gender Diverse Young People and their Families
Transgender and gender-diverse youth and young adults experience significant obstacles when it comes to their mental and physical health. These youth are at higher risks for negative mental health outcomes, including substance use dependences and suicidality. Clinicians of all backgrounds can alter the trajectory of these negative pathways with enhanced competencies and skills in working with this population. Creating a practice of inclusion and belonging is essential for youth to thrive and feel comfortable in their body and society. In this session, clinicians will learn how to be active all...Read moreies in the field while integrating affirming care into practice. Clinicians will be able to cultivate knowledge to treat their gender-diverse clients with respect while supporting their authenticity. Less...
- Describe why supporting gender diverse young adults is important for overall mental and physical health.
- Integrate transgender and gender diverse care into daily practice.
- Identify best practices for creating and sustaining safe and affirming spaces using a cultural humility lens.
- Intermediate to Advanced
Saturday, September 11, 2021
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About the speaker
Jordan Held, LCSW (he/him)
CE Information - Earn 3 CE Credit Hours including
3 Cultural Diversity Hour
American Psychological Association
Association of Social Work Boards
National Board for Certified Counselors
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals
New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work
New York Education Department Board of Creative Arts Therapy
New York Education Department for Licensed Mental Health Counselors
Texas Board of Social Work Examiners
New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology
New York State Education Department's State Board for Marriage and Family Therapy
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