Trainings & Events

  • September 25

    Working with trans men (HJA)

    Working with trans men: unique challenges and opportunities for healing Description: An interactive workshop focusing on the unique service implications of working with transgender men who have experienced childhood or adult sexual abuse/assault.  The workshop will focus on mental health services (acute and long term, both 1-on-1 therapy and groups, traditional and non-traditional healing modalities), […]

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  • September 27

    Intersections of transgender rates of intimate violence and health disparities (Futures)

    Intersections of transgender rates of intimate violence and health disparities: A look at newly released national data A workshop at the National Conference on Health and Domestic Violence Workshop description: A growing body of research highlights high rates of sexual and domestic violence within transgender populations. Coupled with these increased rates of singular- and poly-victimization […]

    Start: September 27 @ 10:15 am
    End: September 27 @ 11:45 am
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    780 Mission St.
    San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
  • September 28

    Outside the Boxes: Working with Gender Non-binary Survivors (Futures)

    A workshop at the National Conference on Health and Domestic Violence Workshop description: We all know thinking outside of the box is critical for providers working with survivors.  When survivors live and identify outside of the culturally defined male and female gender boxes, it is even more important for providers to be adaptive, creative, and […]

    Start: September 28 @ 9:50 am
    End: September 28 @ 12:10 pm
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    780 Mission St.
    San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
  • October 3

    Complex Roles of Adverse Childhood Experiences and Culturally-Specific Variables in the Lives of Trans Youth

    [Intersections of Health: The Complex Roles of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and  Culturally-Specific Variables in the Lives of Transgender Youth] Hawaii’s Transgender and non-binary individuals experience high rates of many forms violence. Transgender youth often directly experience adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) such as bullying, neglect, physical and emotional abuse, isolation, sexual assault, teen dating violence, […]

    Start: October 3 @ 9:00 am
    End: October 3 @ 3:30 pm
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  • October 5

    Supporting Trans and Non-Binary Youth Survivors of Sexual Assault (Kauai)

    Content highlights: a. Trans/non-binary youth 101 b. Trans youth-specific victimization data c. Health implications of victimization (ACEs + trans-specific) d. Impact of anti-trans legislation on trans and non-binary youth e. Intersections and compounded effects polyvictimization   RSVP: Matthew [at] ywcakauai [dot] org 808.245.5959 ext. 256 Transgender and non-binary youth are a growing demographic.  Trans youth […]

    Start: October 5 @ 8:30 am
    End: October 5 @ 12:30 pm
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    Address:
    4530 Kali Road
    Lihue, HI United States
  • October 15

    Parents of trans kids support group

    MKE Parents of Trans Kids is a group of parents and caregivers supporting each other on our individual journeys of love, acceptance, and advocacy for our school-aged gender non-binary, transgender and non-conforming children. We meet monthly on the 3rd Sunday from 2:00pm to 3:30pm. Supportive, gently facilitated meetings offer parents and adult family members the […]

    Start: October 15 @ 2:00 pm
    End: October 15 @ 3:30 pm
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  • November 19

    Parents of trans kids support group

    MKE Parents of Trans Kids is a group of parents and caregivers supporting each other on our individual journeys of love, acceptance, and advocacy for our school-aged gender non-binary, transgender and non-conforming children. We meet monthly on the 3rd Sunday from 2:00pm to 3:30pm. Supportive, gently facilitated meetings offer parents and adult family members the […]

    Start: November 19 @ 2:00 pm
    End: November 19 @ 3:30 pm
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  • December 5

    Bathrooms, Bullies, and Bystanders (NCVC)

    A workshop at the 2017 National Center for Victims of Crime Conference https://victimsofcrime.org/ Description: Restrictive legislation is limiting the basic right of transgender and non-binary individuals to use public bathrooms and locker rooms. Additionally, youth and adults, politicians and citizens, parents and teachers, atheists and people of faith, (and even some victim service providers) are […]

    Start: December 5
    End: December 7
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  • December 5

    Beyond the Letters: The ABCs of Working with LGBTQ Survivors (NCVC)

    A workshop at the 2017 National Center for Victims of Crime Conference https://victimsofcrime.org/ Description: We all have many identities and experiences that make us who we are. This is true for LGBTQ victims or crime, as well. This session will review core information about who LGBTQ survivors are, including prevalence and other victimization data. An […]

    Start: December 5
    End: December 7
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  • December 17

    Parents of trans kids support group

    MKE Parents of Trans Kids is a group of parents and caregivers supporting each other on our individual journeys of love, acceptance, and advocacy for our school-aged gender non-binary, transgender and non-conforming children. We meet monthly on the 3rd Sunday from 2:00pm to 3:30pm. Supportive, gently facilitated meetings offer parents and adult family members the […]

    Start: December 17 @ 2:00 pm
    End: December 17 @ 3:30 pm
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