Presenter: Finley Terhune, AMFT, APCC, Counseling Program Manager at Gender Health Center, Sacramento
Course Description: A guided discussion designed to answer questions practitioners may have regarding the various options that transgender and gender non-conforming individuals have to help align their body with their identity.
Educational Objective: Have a working understanding of WPATH SoC v.7 as it relates to mental health providers, and letters of support for gender affirming medical treatment. To gain at minimum a general understanding of the variety of medical options available (in theory) for transgender and gender non-conforming individuals. Questions and concerns will be answered/clarified, up to and including the responsibility of clinicians to support their clients as they explore and/or take up options discussed.
1. Participants will be able to identify four or more types of surgeries currently available.
2. Participants will be able to demonstrate a working understanding of their ethical obligation to provide support letters for transgender individuals as they would for many other needs a cisgender client may have.
CEU Certificates: will be awarded to participants directly following the conclusion of the program
Target Audience: Students, Marriage and Family Therapist Interns, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Associate Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselors. This course meets the qualifications for 2 hours of continuing education credit for LMFT’s, LCSW’s and LPCC’s as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Delta Stockton CAMFT is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFT’s, IMFT’s, ACSW’s, LCSW’s and LPCC’s. Delta Stockton CAMFT maintains responsibility for this program/course and its content.
Registration and further information including special accommodations or grievances: send email to Barbara McBroom at firstname.lastname@example.org or call her at 209-478-8720
Workshops are held at the Stockton Golf and Country Club, which is located at 3800 Country Club Blvd in Stockton. The meetings are the 2nd Friday of each month from September to June, from 10am to noon. Participants may earn 2 CEU's. Lunch is available afterwards.
Workshops are free to members (exceptions for longer workshops). Non-members pay $5 to attend (or $15 if they wish CEU's). Please register by e-mail to email@example.com, or call 209-478-8720.
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