This one day training event will explain and de-mystify all aspects of gender variance and identity; look at the experience of trans clients and counsellors in the consulting room; help counsellors and therapists to know when gender is an issue and when it is not; clarifies the difference between gender and sexuality; and explains the current situation in the UK regarding treatment, the law and the rights of trans people, and much more.
We will cover:
Definitions of transgender
Experiences of transgendered individuals
The Gender Recognition Act and employment rights
Current research and aetiologies
Working with clients who are on the transgender spectrum
A CPD certificate for 5 hours will be issued to all participants.