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Public Education: Key Clinical Practices for supporting Transgender Individuals
September 23, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
This workshop will be most beneficial to mental health professionals, such as social workers, therapists, counsellors, support workers.
Participants in this training will gain an understanding of Affirmative Therapy, which will provide information about how to support transgender clients in an affirming and inclusive way through the application of a therapeutic frameworks that are trauma informed and can be easily applied in combination with any therapeutic approach. Participants will also further develop their understanding of gender identity, development and expression as well as learn key factors around supporting clients social, medical and legal transition needs.
Register at: https://kwcounselling.eventbrite.ca
Please note that this public education series is free for people within Waterloo Region but there will be a $60.00 fee charged for folks attending from outside of Waterloo Region for some sessions. This fee is payable at our front desk or on Eventbrite. If the fee is a barrier, please contact email@example.com to inquire about a reduced rate.