Archive for March, 2012

  • Creating a trans-welcoming environment

    • Date: March 16th, 2012
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    Archived Recording: [Recorded on February 14, 2013 @ 2:00 – 3:30pm Central]     Description: Creating a trans-welcoming environment involves more than an agency checking off boxes on a cultural competency checklist. This webinar will review key transgender-specific 2011 research data highlighting why transgender victims/survivors are hesitant to access services and how victim service agencies […]

  • Safety planning with transgender clients

    • Date: March 16th, 2012
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    Archived Recording: [Recorded January 10, 2013 @ 2:00 – 3:30pm Central.]   Description: Individuals who are in an abusive relationship benefit from the support of professionals who can help them create a safety plan.  Providers and advocates who are aware of the unique concerns and challenges that transgender and gender non-conforming individuals may experience will […]

  • The intersections of sex work and violence

    • Date: March 16th, 2012
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    Archived Recording [Recorded November 29, 2012] Description: A high percentage of transgender people – especially African-American transgender women – have survived through sex work, an occupation that vastly increases one’s risk of experiencing multiple forms of violence.  This webinar will discuss why sex work is so common among transgender people and outline the additional barriers […]

  • Transgender Day of Remembrance: When violence becomes deadly

    • Date: March 16th, 2012
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    Archived Recording [Recorded October 22, 2012] NOTE: Due to unexpected technical challenges, the first 2.25 minutes are silent.  Please feel free to scroll forward to the 2:25 mark.   Description: Each year, communities across the world gather on November 20th to honor and remember transgender individuals and SOFFAs (Significant Others, Friends, Family, and Allies) who […]

  • Sex segregated services: Finding resources for transgender clients

    • Date: March 16th, 2012
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    Archived Recording: [Recorded August 9, 2012]   Feedback: We welcome your feedback.  After you’ve viewed the recorded webinar (above), please take a minute to respond to a brief evaluation survey.   Description: In an ideal world, every client would have access to ANY medical/ mental health service.  Unfortunately, many services are sex-segregated, which creates barriers […]

  • Transgender Survivors: Statistics, Stories, Strategies

    • Date: March 16th, 2012
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    Archived Recording: [Recorded July 12, 2012]   Description: This fast-paced webinar will encourage participants to expand their transgender vocabulary and conceptual framework(s), specifically in how they apply to transgender sexual assault survivors.  Attendees will increase their ability to fluidly and respectfully interact with and serve transgender survivors and loved ones.  Topics will include prevalence rates, […]

  • #Trans101 Twitter Chat

    • Date: March 16th, 2012
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    It’s time… to tweet about it! Join us for #Trans101 Twitter Chat Thursday, March 14, 2013 2:00 – 3:00pm Central  (noon-1:00 Pacific, 1-2:00pm Mountain, 2-3:00pm Central, 3-4:00pm Eastern) Description: Trans101 webinars are great, but so are opportunities to ask any and all the questions you have about transgender and gender non-conforming individuals and issues.  Join […]

  • Transgender 101 for Victim Service Providers

    • Date: March 16th, 2012
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    Archived Recording Description: This fast-paced webinar is designed to assist victim service providers in better serving transgender survivors of sexual assault and other forms of violence.  Many providers are committed to serving transgender clients, but seek additional information in order to provide more competent and sensitive services.  This webinar will primarily focus on basic transgender […]

  • Serving Gender Variant Crime Victims: Transgender 101

    • Date: March 16th, 2012
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    Archived Recording: [Recorded September 13, 2012]   Description: This fast-paced webinar is designed to assist victim service providers in better serving transgender survivors of sexual assault and other forms of violence.  Many providers are committed to serving transgender clients, but seek additional information in order to provide more competent and sensitive services.  This webinar will […]

  • Transgender 101: Serving Gender Variant Crime Victims

    • Date: March 16th, 2012
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    Archived Recording: [Recorded June 14, 2012] Quick reference – files mentioned or used during the webinar: Trans101 Quiz (pre-webinar) Choices and options worksheet (pre-webinar) Printable flyer: Givens, Choices, Un-Choices, 5-Keys Pronoun conjugation chart Questions and Answers: This 23 page Q&A groups questions into the following areas: Logistics and information related to FORGE (7 questions) Language (6 […]