Gender Expansive Youth: Best Practices – How to Offer a Positive Experience for Gender Expansive Youth – August 9, 2019

Presenters: Caroline Carter, PsyD  and Erin Norton, PsyD. This generation of youth are profoundly expanding our understanding of the possibilities available for gender identity and expression. In light of this, many clinicians who work with youth, despite their specializations, may find themselves working with a young client who holds a transgender or gender nonconforming (TGNC) identity and/or expression. This training will focus on providing practitioners with a deeper conceptual understanding of TGNC youth. Practitioners will learn to differentiate diverse gender identities from gender nonconformity in expression; identify current research findings for increasing wellness in TGNC youth; understand gender dysphoria and…

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