Gender Diversity 101: Developing Competency and Best Practices for Working with Adult Transgender and Non-Binary Clients

DATE: Friday, September 13, 2024

TIME: 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET // 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. CT  // 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. PT // 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. MT

PLATFORM: Via Zoom Webinar

COST: $54


  • Live & Interactive Webinar
  • Presentation Slides PDF & Additional Resources Included
  • Provides for 3 CE hours of General Skill-Building

This training will provide clarity and guidance for how to best support and serve gender-diverse clients. You will learn the differences between transgender and non-binary identities, as well as how to incorporate language that welcomes these clients to your clinical practice. We will explore common issues that impact gender-diverse clients, including coming out to family and employers. You will also learn how to write referral letters for transgender and non-binary clients who are seeking medical treatment for their gender dysphoria. Please note that this workshop will only focus on adults; there is a separate workshop that focuses on gender-diverse questioning children and adolescents.

Upon completion of this training, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the differences between transgender and non-binary identities
  • Provide an affirming therapeutic environment for gender-diverse clients
  • Utilize inclusive language when serving gender-diverse clients
  • Implement strategies for providing respectful care to gender-diverse clients