Effective and Affirming Therapy for Transgender Clients
Stacy Hutton, Ph.D. &
Jay N. Bettergarcia, Ph.D.
Place: SLO Public Library
Address: 995 Palm St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Time: 8:30 a.m. Sign In & Registration
Event: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Lunch will be on premises and provided by CCC*.)
CE's: 6 CE's approved!
Cost: $65.00 CCPA Members
$75.00 non-CCPA members.
$40.00 If you are not seeking CE's for the event
Registration Pre-Payment is preferred. Cash, check, or card accepted.
Cancellations are accepted up to the day of the workshop. Refunds will be processed via same method of payment.
(* CCC will be providing lunch on the premises. Special needs lunches? You may prefer to bring your own, as it is challenging to accommodate every individual's needs and only 30-minutes have been set aside for lunch!)
The purpose of this workshop is to enhance the clinician’s ability to work in an effective and affirming manner with transgender clients across the lifespan. A brief overview of trans-related terms and topics will be presented to set the foundation; however, the majority of the training will focus on more advanced aspects of providing trans-affirmative care. Special attention will be paid to transgender youth and how Motivational Interviewing can be used when working with “resistant” parents.
Attendees will have the opportunity to engage in experiential or “hands on” activities and watch video clips and mock therapy sessions. Clinicians will be taught about the subtleties in language and perspective that transform therapy into being truly affirming.
California Psychological Association (CPA) is co-sponsoring with Central Coast Psychological Association (CCPA). CPA is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists and recognized by the BBS to offer CE credit for its licensees. CPA maintains responsibility for this program and its contents.
Important Notice: Those who attend the workshop and complete the CPA evaluation form will receive 6 continuing education credits. Please note that APA CE rules require that we only give credit to those who attend the entire workshop. Those arriving more than 15 minutes after the start time or leaving before the workshop is completed will not receive CE credits.