Working with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Clients: Core Competencies for Mental Health Providers, Nashville, November 18, 2017
This 6-hour, mixed level course is for medical and mental health providers who would like to learn core competencies on how to best provide affirming and culturally sensitive mental health care to transgender and gender nonconforming clients, as well as stay up-to-date on current practices in medical care and the role of the mental health provider. Beginners or those with less knowledge about gender diversity will leave with a basic competency in how to provide culturally affirming care. Those with more advanced knowledge will build their knowledge, skills, and awareness in order to move towards specialization. Information will be presented in a multicultural, intersectional, systems-based framework.
Location: Oasis Center, 1704 Charlotte Avenue, Suite 200, Nashville, TN 37203
Registration 8:30 a.m., Training 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Lunch included.
$175 for profit rate, $125 non profit rate
This event is being co-sponsored by:
McAninch Psychological and Consulting Services, PLLC
Just Us at Oasis Center
TAADAS (TN Association of Alcohol, Drug, and other Addiction Services)
VU Medical Center Program for LGBTI Health
VU Medical Center Trans Buddy Program
Vanderbilt Peabody College Human Development Counseling Program
Cool Springs Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Hazel House Holistic Healing