The Political is Personal: Building Skills to Fuel Trans Resistance and Resilience, A Free Community Event, Nashville, Nov. 17, 2017

Trans resilience is power. We are at a time when we are called to fight for collective resistance to anti-trans bias, hate, and violence. How can we best show up [Read More]

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 [Read More]

Staying Current: Best Practices With Clients Across the Gender Spectrum, TRANSLIFE Clinical Symposium, Santa Rosa, CA, November 4, 2017

On November 4, 2017, I will be the keynote speaker at the TRANSLIFE Clinical Symposium at the Finley Community Center in Santa Rosa, CA. Here is the link to the event [Read More]

The Mental Health Provider’s Role in Gender-Affirming Medical Care: The Trouble with Templates

Dec22

As someone who provides mental health services to transgender and gender nonconforming clients, letter-writing in support of accessing gender-affirming medical services is a service I provide on a regular basis. However, [Read More]

LGBTQ 201: Inequities, Harvard Medical School, February 2017

On February 27, 2017, I will be speaking at an event hosted by Harvard Medical School’s Center for Primary Care and Office for Diversity Inclusion & Community Partnership in Boston. “LGBTQ Health 201: Inequities” will explore [Read More]

LGBTQ Trauma and Microaggressions: Essentials for Clinicians ~ December 4, 2016

    LGBTQ Trauma and Microaggressions: Essentials for Clinicians Presented by Sand Chang, PhD Co-Sponsored by Santa Clara County Psychological Association and California Psychological Association Sunday, December 4, 2016, 1-3pm [Read More]

Beyond the Binary: Affirming Care with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming (TGNC) Clients, Episcopal Community Services SF San Francisco Shelters Treatment Access and Resource Team (ECS SF-START), San Francisco, November 2015

Beyond the Binary: Affirming Care with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming (TGNC) Clients Episcopal Community Services SF San Francisco Shelters Treatment Access and Resource Team (ECS SF-START), San Francisco November 3, [Read More]