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Competencies for Counseling with Transgender Clients

This document contains suggested competencies for use in counseling with transgender clients. These competencies are geared toward professionally trained counselors who work with transgender individuals, families, groups, or communities. These competencies are based on a wellness (e.g., Myers & Sweeney, 2005), resilience (Singh, Hays, & Watson, in press), and strength-based approach (e.g., Bockting, Knudson &…

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The Queer and Transgender Resilience Workbook: Skills for Navigating Sexual Orientation and Gender Expression

How can you build unshakable confidence and resilience in a world still filled with ignorance, inequality, and discrimination? The Queer and Transgender Resilience Workbook will teach you how to challenge internalized negative messages, handle stress, build a community of support, and embrace your true self. Resilience is a key ingredient for psychological health and wellness.…

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The Transgender Studies Reader

Transgender studies is the latest area of academic inquiry to grow out of the exciting nexus of queer theory, feminist studies, and the history of sexuality. Because transpeople challenge our most fundamental assumptions about the relationship between bodies, desire, and identity, the field is both fascinating and contentious. The Transgender Studies Reader puts between two…

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Intersectional Trans Theory Syllabus

This course is an exploration and examination of critical transgender theory from both Western and Indigenous perspectives, specifically highlighting the works from Black Indigenous trans people of color; trans people in places of incarceration and detention; and, poor and economically disenfranchised communities of trans people. This course will consider questions such as: How is the…