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Trans* 2014 Emerging Trends 2 Day Conference
Pink Therapy
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A two day conference on contemporary issues for clinicians interested in Trans* and gender variance.

Day 1 will focus primarily on clinical and research issues, Day 2 on the social context and emerging trends. Some fee concessions will be available for volunteers or low income practitioners, email for further details.  You can register for one or both days.  

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Friday April 4th

10:00 am 1:00 pm: Keynotes

Dr Meng-Chuan Lai - The Gender and Autism Spectra: Crossroads and Unresolved Mystery

Dr Victoria Holt-  Associated Difficulties presenting in families of Gender Variant young people 

Alex Drummond - Genderqueer: an auto-ethnographic report from the frontier of Trans*


2pm to 4pm: Seminars

Christina Richards - Trans* - Clinical Aspirations and Pragmatics


Lee Middlehurst - Online Questionnaires: Re-conceiving Transgenderism to Help All Trans Identities


Tina Livingstone - Impacting practice - trans' clients perception of helpfulness and unhelpfulness in therapy


Nicola Horley - The narratives of those who identify as gender variant but wo live without surgical interventions.


Saturday April 5th

10:00 am 1:00 pm Keynotes

Dr Meg Barker on Non-Binary Genders

Michelle Bridgman on The role of therapy before & during transition

Sam Feeney on Adolescent Emerging Trans Identities & the law

2pm to 3pm: Brief Presentations

GIRES - the creation of educational resources and information

Mermaids - peer support for families of gender variant young people

Clinic Q - setting up a sexual health clinic for trans* people 

4pm Closing discussion 

Amanda Middleton and Paris Lees in discussion with Dominic Davies on discussing “Is Trans-Oriented an emerging sexual orientation?”  [to be confirmed]

Full biographies and abstracts available on the link

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