2019 Upcoming Events
Training: Gender Affirming Model & Adult Gender Assessment
DATE: Monday, May 13, 12:00 – 3:00 pm LOCATION: Binghamton University Downtown Center
Description: The Gender Wellness Center, Pride and Joy Families, and Binghamton University Dept. of Social Work invite mental health clinicians to attend their next co-sponsored training, Monday, May 13th in Binghamton, NY. Please share this invitation with interested colleagues.
Goals for the session: 1-Understand the history and theoretical basis of the gender affirming model of care. 2-Gain an understanding of a multi-faceted approach to working with clients to explore and clarify their individual gender identity, and assess readiness for medical/ surgical transition options. 3-Learn from peers and build community, by participant sharing of clinical examples and questions.
Presenters: Justine Woolner-Wise, LMSW; Patti Noon, LMSW; Susan Turell, PhD