Archive for May, 2011

  • National Sexual Assault Conference

    Baltimore, Maryland Services Outside the Box: Helping Your (Transgender) Clients Navigate Sex-Segregated Services In an ideal world, every client would have access to ANY medical/ mental health service.  Unfortunately, many services are sex-segregated, which creates barriers for clients (and providers) who are seeking the care and services they deserve. This workshop will examine how to […]

  • National Center for Victims of Crime Conference

    Washington, DC Serving Gender Variant Crime Victims: Transgender 101 Faced with a crime victim who is visibly gender variant or who describes themselves as transgender, many professionals feel confused, curious, or worried, and consequently alienate and/or offend the victim by asking inappropriate or offensive questions.  This workshop is designed to:  1) Demystify who is under […]

  • Trans Health Conference

    Philadelphia, PA Trans Health Conference Services Outside the Box: Helping Your Clients Navigate Sex-Segregated Services In an ideal world, every client would have access to ANY medical and mental health service they need.  Unfortunately, many services are sex-segregated, which creates additional barriers to clients (and providers).  This didactic and interactive workshop will examine how to creatively […]

  • August Meeting Canceled

    MEETING CANCELED! The August 27 meeting has been canceled.  Please join us in September.  

  • Ramping up, slowing down

    Ramping up, slowing down: taking charge of your emotions “Emotional regulation” – not only may the term itself seem a little strange, but the skills it entails may be strangers to us, as well.  Many of us learned to fear emotions or act them out rather than “regulate” them.  At June’s meeting, we will learn […]

  • PrideFest

    Have you enjoyed coming to PrideFest in previous years?  Are you looking for a way to cut costs and still be able to attend, connect with your friends, and contribute to a thriving Trans/LGBQ community? Once again, FORGE is a co-sponsor of PrideFest’s Health and Wellness area.  We are looking for volunteers to help onsite, […]

  • PrideFest Volunteers – 2011