From intake to discharge: Working with your transgender clients
Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
6.0 CE Hours for Social Work (MICEC) and MCBAP (RELATED)
Course fee: $95, includes lunch
Presenters: Mark McMillan, LMSW, CAADC, Nicholas Zielke, MSW
Are you confident that your practice is not only LGBTQA+ competent from intake to discharge, but specifically for your Transgender clients? Join Nick Zielke and Mark McMillan as they create a safe space for you to explore, ask questions and learn everything you need to know about treating Transgender clients based on the standards from the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) organization. Topics covered include understanding therapists’ biases when treating trans clients, explore how microaggressions and privilege negatively affect transgender individuals, learn the WPATH standard for letter writing for hormone therapy, and learn new strengths based treatments centered on the trans client needs.