And here’s an updated bio: Arielle Rebekah (she/they) is a transgender writer, private consultant, coffee fanatic, and author of the blog and podcast Trans and Caffeinated. Her work is centered around increasing visibility and representation for all members of the trans and gender non-conforming (TGNC) community, creating safe spaces for budding allies to learn and grow, and normalizing conversations about sexuality and gender. Arielle is currently a consultant with Transgender Law Center as well as a GEMS Board Member.
What does it actually mean to be a “trans-affirming” program? At what point in your program’s growth is it reasonable to accept transgender clients? What are specific aspects of programming that need to be addressed to enhance and support trans clients? What are the risks to clients being enrolled prior to a program’s readiness? We […]