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The Role of the Clinician in Working with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Adults

  • 2 Mar 2018
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Gaylord Hospital, Brooker Lecture Hall

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The Role of the Clinician in Working with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Adults

Presenter: Lynette Adams, Ph.D. 

Friday, March 2, 2018

9:00 am - 12:00 pm 

Gaylord Hospital, Wallingford, CT  - Brooker Lecture Hall 

2.5 CE Credits 

$55 for CPA Members  and $75 Non-CA Members 

Psychologists can play an important role in providing services to transgender and gender nonconforming (TGGN) adults. This training will overview the ways in which psychologists may be involved in the transition process,  such as diagnosing and/or treating gender dysphoria or  writing letters of support for medical procedures or surgeries.

  • 1.     Identify 3 resources for finding more information on transgender and gender nonconforming individuals and health
  • 2.     List 3 ways in which one can provide gender affirming care in a mental health or medical setting
  • 3.     Describe 3 roles a psychologist can play in supporting transgender and gender-nonconforming individuals in the transition process

Schedule 

9:00        Welcome and registration

9:15        Key terms and creating a welcoming environment

9:30        Psychotherapy and treatment

10:15     Break

10:30     Assessment and letter writing

11:30     Case scenarios

12            Adjourn

Register Today :  https://www.connpsych.org/event-2818265

No cancellations will be accepted after 2/25/18 




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