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12 Aug
Becoming a Trans Knowledgeable Provider
Event Type

Lectures, Symposia, Etc., Trainings & Workshops



University Unit
Office of Diversity and Inclusion
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Becoming a Trans Knowledgeable Provider

This conference will focus on the behavioral health care needs for transgender persons and best practices, including adaptation of a minority stress framework in clinical practice, best practices for working with transgender person, and the relationship of family.

Educational Objectives

  • At the completion of this program, participants should be able to:
  • Discuss recent academic research for serving the mental health needs of transgender population.cccc
  • Demonstrate skills and increase confidence for providing mental health services to the transgender individuals
  • Describe the medical transition process
  • Recognize community supports and coordination of care needs for transgender individuals.

Learn more about the conference and register

Sponsored by:

  • UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital Department of Psychiatry
  • Office of Educational Resources and Planning
  • Community Care Behavioral Health Organization
  • Office of Diversity and Inclusion, University of Pittsburgh

Monday, August 12 at 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Alumni Hall
4227 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15260