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2018 Gender Odyssey

June 21–24, 2018

Los Angeles, California

Approaching Challenging Paperwork in a Trans-Affirming Way

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cordova
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Jennifer L. Collins, LCSW, Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Workshop Presenters

Raine Lynn Jo-Fung, Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Jennifer L. Collins, LCSW, Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Session Materials

Assessing Gender Identity in Youth

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Michele Angello

Putting Out the Welcome Mat: Making Your Agency, Office, or Organization Welcoming to the Transgender Community

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

john sovec, The Life Group Los Angeles - Clinical Consultant

Workshop Presenters

john sovec

Social Activism from the Ivory Tower

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

judy chiasson, phd, Human Relations, Diversity & Equity

Workshop Presenters

Timothy Kordic, LAUSD
Judy Chiasson, PhD

Basics of Trans Medical Care

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Linda Gromko, MD

Creating an Employee Transition-Support Plan

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cordova
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Stephanie Battaglino, follow Your Heart, LLC

Workshop Presenters

Stephanie Battaglino, Follow Your Heart, LLC

Gender Revolution

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Roxanne Cherry, Ph.D., Laguna Niguel Counseling

Workshop Presenters

Reynold Watkins, MPA
Roxanne Cherry, Ph.D., Laguna Niguel Counseling

Session Materials

Welcoming Schools: Creating Gender-Inclusive K-12 Schools

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Johanna Eager, Director, HRC's Welcoming Schools

Workshop Presenters

Tracy Flynn
Marissa Rathbone

Session Materials

Counseling Couples

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Jacob Anderson-Minshall

Workshop Presenters

Diane Anderson-Minshall, Retrograde Communications
Jacob Anderson-Minshall, Retrograde Communications

Session Materials

Legal Issues Affecting the Trans Community

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Alexis Paige, Lambda Legal

The Most Vulnerable Years: Supporting and Protecting Transgender and GNC Middle and High Schoolers

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Ms. Maria Al-Shamma, MSW, PPCS, North County LGBTQ Resource Center and Vista Unified School District

Workshop Presenters

Maria Al-Shamma, MSW, PPCS, North County LGBTQ Resource Center and Vista Unified School District

Session Materials

Wise Peer—The Healing Art of Listening, Advanced: A Facilitative Trauma-Healing Technique

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cordova
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

All Is Divine Global, All Is Divine Global (formerly Divine Seed)

Workshop Presenters

India Holden, All Is Divine Global (formerly Divine Seed)

Session Materials

Getting it covered: How to access Trans affirming surgeries and procedures.

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Ethan Patron , St. John's Well Child and Family Center

Workshop Presenters

McErlain, Gilead
ST johns

Moving a Whole District Forward

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aidan Key, Gender Odyssey and Gender Diversity
Scott Peacock

When It’s Not So Clear Cut: Complicated Case Studies

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Michele Angello

Work It Out

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cordova
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Bamby Salcedo

Clinical Strategies to Address Gender Dysphoria in Transgender Youth

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Aydin Olson-Kennedy, LCSW, Los Angles Gender Center

Workshop Presenters

Susan P Landon, LMFT
Aydin Olson-Kennedy, LCSW, Los Angles Gender Center
Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

Coping with Loss throughout Transition

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cordova
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Prof. Fawn Oates, M.A., Red Rocks Community College

Workshop Presenters

Prof. Fawn Oates, M.A., Red Rocks Community College

Session Materials

Non-binary Identities & Issues 101

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Mx Addison Rose Vincent, Strength United, TransHaven LA, and Intersex & Genderqueer Recognition Project

Workshop Presenters

Mx. Addison Rose Vincent, Strength United

RESISTANCE: Strategies for Supporting Schools to Respond to Gender Pushback in the Community

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Johanna Marie Eager, M.Ed., Human Rights Campaign's Welcoming Schools

Workshop Presenters

Johanna Marie Eager, M.Ed., HRC's Welcoming Schools

Affordable Aesthetics to Augment Gender Transition

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Linda Gromko, MD, Owner/Medical Director: Queen Anne Medical Associates, PLLC; Seattle, WA

Workshop Presenters

Linda Gromko, MD, Owner/Medical Director: Queen Anne Medical Associates, PLLC; Seattle, WA

How Did I Get Here?

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Michele Angello

Multiple Perspectives on Gender

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Daniel Au Valencia, Trans Student Educational Resources

Workshop Presenters

Daniel Au Valencia, Trans Student Educational Resources
Skylar Freels, GLAAD
Missy

Strategies for Building Affirming and Inclusive Schools

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Timothy Kordic, Project Advisor

Workshop Presenters

Timothy Kordic, Los Angeles Unified School District
Judy Chiasson, PHd, Los Angeles Unified School District

The New Normal: The Trans-Inclusive Workplace, Pt. 1

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Drian Juarez

Trans Positivity: Changing the Conversation from Surviving to Thriving

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Gearah Goldstein, The GenderCool Project / Founder

Workshop Presenters

Gearah Goldstein, The GenderCool Project
Jennifer Grosshandler, GenderCool

FTM Hysterectomy Options

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

burt webb, MD

Workshop Presenters

Burt Webb, Scottsdale Center for Women's Health

From I Am Jazz to Freakboy: Best Trans-themed Books for Kids

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

M. G. Hennessey, Young Adult Authors Supporting LGBTQIA Youth

Workshop Presenters

Brie Spangler, Young Adult Authors Supporting LGBTQIA Youth
M. G. Hennessey, Young Adult Authors Supporting LGBTQIA Youth
Kristin Elizabeth Clark

Session Materials

Health Insurance

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Mr. Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Asaf Orr, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Puberty Blockers and Cross Hormones (Double Session)

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

The New Normal: The Trans-Inclusive Workplace Pt. 2

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Drian Juarez
Michaela Mendelsohn

Transition as an Intervention

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Darlene Tando

Eating Away at Gender Identity

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Sarah J Thompson, Resilient Fat Goddess Consulting

Workshop Presenters

Sarah J Thompson, Resilient Fat Goddess Consulting

Session Materials

Know Their Rights

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Asaf Orr, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Mr. Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Parents of Trans Children and Youth: Panel

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Puberty Blockers and Cross Hormones (Double Session)

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

SOGIE-Affirming Schools Project

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Judy Chiasson, LAUSD

Workshop Presenters

Timothy Kordic, LAUSD
Judy Chiasson, LAUSD

Session Materials

Trans Latin@s: State of Trans Health

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Bamby Salcedo

A Dad's Place

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Immigration Panel

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Bamby Salcedo

Just a Boy/Just a Girl

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Susan P Landon, LMFT
Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Los Angles Gender Center

Legal Considerations for Providers

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Mr. Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Workshop Presenters

Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Asaf Orr, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Preparing for Lower Surgery: A Timeline from Contemplation to the OR

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)
Young Adult (Ages 18-22)

Primary Contact

Logan Berrian, Mr.

Workshop Presenters

Logan Berrian, Mr.

The Teachable Moment: Effective Responses to Comments and Questions Related to Race, LGBTQ, and Gender Topics in Elementary Schools

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Johanna Eager, M.Ed., Human Rights Campaign

Workshop Presenters

Ms. Maria Al-Shamma, MSW, PPCS (Los Angeles), North County LGBTQ Resource Center and Vista Unified School District
Tracy Flynn (Seattle)

Session Materials

Fertility Issues for Youth and Adults: Puberty Blockers, Hormones, and Decision-Making through the Lens of Family-Building Options

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Jennifer Hastings
Mr. Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights

How Much Distress Is Enough?

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Darlene Tando
Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Los Angles Gender Center

Non-Binary Identities & Issues 201: Activist Panel

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Mx. Addison Rose Vincent, Strength United, TransHaven LA, and Intersex & Genderqueer Recognition Project

Workshop Presenters

NiK Kacy, NiK Kacy Footwear
Deka Jordyn Speaks
Celia Sandhya Daniels, Sahodari Foundation ( South Asian Transgender Organization ), FFLUID ( Friends and Family Living United in Diversity - Support group LGBTQ+ and GNC, Indivisible:Conejo and Diversity Collective- Ventura County

Pre- and Post-operative Care for the Primary Care Provider

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Linda Gromko, MD, Owner/Medical Director: Queen Anne Medical Associates, PLLC; Seattle, WA

Workshop Presenters

Linda Gromko, MD, Owner/Medical Director: Queen Anne Medical Associates, PLLC; Seattle, WA

Trans Kids on the Autism Spectrum

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Tai Vo
Naveed Sarikhan

Trans Surgery: Considerations and Care for Female to Male Procedures

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Dr. Ellie Zara Ley, MD

Constructive White Conversations

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Stoop Nilsson, Constructive White Conversations

Workshop Presenters

Stoop Nilsson, CONSTRUCTIVE WHITE CONVERSATIONS

Facial Feminization, Breast Augmentation and Body Contouring

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Ellie Ley

Workshop Presenters

Dr. Ellie Zara Ley, MD
Meg Bergeson, DNP, DNP, FNP-BC ACNP-BC, RNFA, CEN, TCRN, The Meltzer Clinic

Navigating the Human Barrier in Schools

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aidan Key, Gender Odyssey and Gender Diversity

Parenting the Trans Teen: What Happens after Transition Starts

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Kathie Moehlig, TransFamily Support Servcies

Workshop Presenters

Kathie Moehlig, TransFamily Support Servcies

TRANS CARE: A brief therapeutic approach to help clients reach gender congruence

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Patricia Fawver, PhD, Patricia Fawver PhD / drpatty.care

Workshop Presenters

Patricia Fawver, PhD, Patricia Fawver PhD / drpatty.care

Gender Google 12 and Under

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD, Medical Director, The Center for Transyouth Health and Development

Workshop Presenters

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Susan P Landon, LMFT, Los Angeles Gender Center
Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Los Angeles Gender Center

Impactful Public Speaking

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Gearah Goldstein, LGBTQIA+ Anti-Bias Trainer

Workshop Presenters

Gearah Goldstein, LGBTQIA+ Anti-Bias Trainer

Schools and Public Accommodations (Family)

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Asaf Orr, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Mr. Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Top Surgery: FTM and MTF Artistic Considerations

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

E Antonio Mangubat MD, La Belle Vie Cosmetic Surgery Center

Workshop Presenters

Tony Mangubat, La Belle Vie Surgery Center

Wise Peer—The Healing Art of Listening: A Grounding Listening Technique

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

India Holden, All Divine Global

Workshop Presenters

India Susanne Holden, All Is Divine Global (formerly Divine Seed)

Session Materials

Becoming an Active-Ally to the Trans and Non-binary Communities

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Kyle Sawyer, Building Allies/Executive Director

Workshop Presenters

Sara Stanizai, MA, LMFT, Building Allies, Prospect Therapy
Kyle Sawyer, Building Allies

Celebrate Your Trans Child

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Roz G Keith, Stand with Trans, founder and President

Workshop Presenters

Roz Gould Keith, Stand with Trans, founder and President
Janna Barkin, Stand with Trans/Ally Moms

Cross Hormone Considerations for Adults and Youth

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Jennifer Hastings

Gender Google: 13 and Older

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD, The Center for Transyouth Health and Development, Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Workshop Presenters

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD, The Center for Transyouth Health and Development, Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW
Susan P Landon, LMFT

The Make-It/Take-It: How to Weave Trans/GNC-Friendly Text Talks into Social Justice Curriculum

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Mick Rabin, San Diego Unified School District

Workshop Presenters

Mick Rabin, San Diego Unified School District

Trans Surgery: Considerations and Care for Male-to-Female Procedures

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Dr. Ellie Zara Ley, MD, The Meltzer Clinic, PC

Workshop Presenters

Ellie Zara Ley, MD, The Meltzer Clinic
Meg Bergeson, DNP, DNP, FNP-BC ACNP-BC, RNFA, CEN, TCRN, The Meltzer Clinic

3... 2... 1... Prepare to Launch Your Transgender Child

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Peggy Cryden, LMFT, Margaret E. Cryden, LMFT

Workshop Presenters

Peggy Cryden, LMFT, Margaret E. Cryden, LMFT
Jacob Rostovsky, Trans United with Family and Friends (TUFF)

Session Materials

All in the Family

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Michele Angello

Gender Google for Schools

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aidan Key, Gender Odyssey and Gender Diversity
Asaf Orr, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Scott Peacock

Session Materials

Lower Surgery (FTM) Show and Tell

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Logan Berrian, Mr.

Workshop Presenters

Logan Berrian, The Buncke Clinic

Teaching Self Affirmations for Gender Dysphoria in a Clinical Setting: Teaching the “I Am”

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Katie Leikam, MSW, LCSW, Katie Leikam, LCSW

Workshop Presenters

Katie Leikam, MSW, LCSW, Katie Leikam, LCSW

Trans and Gender-Diverse Children in Families of Color

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

A Dad's Place

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Gender Dysphoria: Beyond the Diagnosis

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J Central
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Los Angles Gender Center
Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD
Susan P Landon, LMFT

Stories from the Front: Trans Youth Panel

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J West
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Gil Rich

True Colors: Sex Positivity for Trans Disabled Folx

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Daniel Au Valencia, Southern California Resource Services for Independent Living and Trans Student Educational Resources

Workshop Presenters

Daniel Au Valencia, Southern California Resource Services for Independent Living
Maira Morales, Southern California Resource Services for Independent Living
Jose Gonzalez, Southern California Resource Services for Independent Living
Nikki Lillian, Southern California Resource Services for Independent Living
Eric Cabrera, Southern California Resource Services for Independent Living

Session Materials

Two-Spirit Culture: Roles, Responsibilities, and Challenges

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Michelle Enfield

Vaginectomies: What's New

Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
J East
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Burt Webb MD, Scottsdale Center for Women's Health

Workshop Presenters

Burt Webb, Scottsdale Center for Women's Health

Create Visibility and Acceptance through Writing

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 8:30 AM–10:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Redwood
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Roz Gould Keith, Stand with Trans, founder and President

Workshop Presenters

Roz Gould Keith, Stand with Trans, founder and President
Janna Barkin, Stand with Trans/Ally Moms

Heading to the Bank...Prior to Starting HRT!

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 8:30 AM–10:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Gabrielle Bellitti, MS, California Cryobank

Workshop Presenters

Gabrielle Bellitti, MS, California Cryobank

Session Materials

Helping Your Gender-Expansive Child with Teasing

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 8:30 AM–10:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Darlene Tando

I Love My Daughter but I Miss My Son

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 8:30 AM–10:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

A Dad's Place

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 10:10 AM–11:40 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Car Talk

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 10:10 AM–11:40 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Los Angles Gender Center
Susan P Landon, LMFT

Prominent Individuals and Identities in Transgender History

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 10:10 AM–11:40 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Jamie M Julian, LCSW, CHLA

Workshop Presenters

Jamie Julian, LCSW, CHLA
Bianca Salvetti, MSN, CNS, CPNP , Children's Hospital Los Angeles

¿Cómo Llegue Aquí?

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 10:10 AM–11:40 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Redwood
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Monica Nunez Cham, FDS, Transforming Family

Choosing Activism: A Facilitated Discussion

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 12:50 PM–2:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

God or Child?

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 12:50 PM–2:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Redwood
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

My Kid Has a Crush—Now What?

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 12:50 PM–2:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Aidan Key, Gender Odyssey

Workshop Presenters

Aidan Key, Gender Odyssey

Snapshot in Time: Adult Panel

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 12:50 PM–2:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Tools for the Parent Toolbox: How and Where to Advocate

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 2:30 PM–4:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Cypress
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Kathie Moehlig, TransFamily Support Servcies

Workshop Presenters

Kathie Moehlig, TransFamily Support Servcies

Session Materials

Consciously Parenting Your Gender-Expansive Child: Trust Your Child, Trust Yourself

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 2:30 PM–4:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Oak
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Darlene Tando, Darlene Tando, LCSW

Workshop Presenters

Darlene Tando, Darlene Tando, LCSW

Parent to Parent

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 2:30 PM–4:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Maple
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Thriving, Not Just Surviving

Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 2:30 PM–4:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Redwood
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Prof. Fawn Oates, M.A., Red Rocks Community College

Assessing Gender Identity in Youth

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 205
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Michele Angello

Basics of Trans Medical Care

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 204
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Linda Gromko, MD

Eating Away at Gender Identity

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 203
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Sarah J Thompson, Resilient Fat Goddess Consulting

Workshop Presenters

Sarah J Thompson, Resilient Fat Goddess Consulting

Session Materials

TRANS CARE: A brief therapeutic approach to help clients reach gender congruence

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 201
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Patricia Fawver, PhD, Patricia Fawver PhD / drpatty.care

Workshop Presenters

Patricia Fawver, PhD, Patricia Fawver PhD / drpatty.care

Trans 101 for Employers and HR Professionals

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 211
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Jeremiah Allen, Pride Foundation

Give Them a Hand! How to Best Support Trans and Gender-Diverse Children

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 203
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aidan Key, Gender Odyssey and Gender Diversity

Relationship Transformation

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 204
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

cath busha

Workshop Presenters

Cath Busha
Bevyn Rowland

Schools and Public Accommodations

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 205
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Asaf Orr, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Mr. Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Straight from the Source: Expertise on Trans Lives – Adult Panel

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 201
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Trans and Gender-Diverse Inclusive Employment Policies

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 211
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Gunner Scott, Pride Foundation

ATWork—The Arizona Transgender Workplace Project: Creating a Trans-Supportive Employment Environment in Your Community

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 205
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Ms Erin Russ, Southern Arizona Gender Alliance

Workshop Presenters

Erin Russ, Director of Programs, Southern Arizona Gender Alliance

Assessing for Mental Illness in the Gender-Expansive Community: A Trauma-Informed Approach

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 201
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Tracey Wiese, Changing Tides, LLC

Workshop Presenters

Tracey Wiese, Full Spectrum Health, LLC

Session Materials

Creating Gender-Affirming Health Systems: Applying Best Practices in Organizational Change

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 211
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Cooper Stodden, CSE, Cardea Services

Workshop Presenters

Cooper Stodden, Cardea
Ginny Cassidy-Brinn, MSN, ARNP, Cardea Services

Session Materials

The Protocol for Safe & Affirming Care, Part I: Supporting Trans and Gender-Diverse Systems-Involved Youth

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 203
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Nicholas Oakley, Center for Children & Youth Justice

Workshop Presenters

Nicholas Oakley, Center for Children & Youth Justice
Dae Shogren

Welcoming Schools: Creating Gender-Inclusive K-12 Schools

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 204
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Johanna Eager, Director, HRC's Welcoming Schools

Workshop Presenters

Tracy Flynn
Marissa Rathbone

Session Materials

Pre- and Post-operative Care for the Primary Care Provider

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 205
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Linda Gromko, MD, Owner/Medical Director: Queen Anne Medical Associates, PLLC; Seattle, WA

Workshop Presenters

Linda Gromko, MD, Owner/Medical Director: Queen Anne Medical Associates, PLLC; Seattle, WA

The Protocol for Safe & Affirming Care, Part II: Discussing SOGIE with Systems-Involved Youth

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 203
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Nicholas Oakley

Workshop Presenters

Nicholas Oakley, Mr.
Dae Shogren

The Teachable Moment: Effective Responses to Comments and Questions Related to Race, LGBTQ, and Gender Topics in Elementary Schools

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 204
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Johanna Eager, M.Ed., Human Rights Campaign

Workshop Presenters

Ms. Maria Al-Shamma, MSW, PPCS (Los Angeles), North County LGBTQ Resource Center and Vista Unified School District
Tracy Flynn (Seattle)

Session Materials

Trans Inclusion in Action: Employer Stories (Panel)

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 201
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

When It’s Not So Clear Cut: Complicated Case Studies

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 211
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Michele Angello

Toward Inclusive Understandings of Gender That Hold and Honor Everyone

Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 3:00 PM–5:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 2AB
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Laurin Mayeno, MPH, Mayeno Consulting

Workshop Presenters

Laurin Mayeno, MPH, Mayeno Consulting
Mauro Sifuentes, EdD(cand.), Family Violence Law Center

Session Materials

Complex Medical Cases: Adults

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Kevin Hatfield

Counseling Non-binary and Genderqueer People: What Really Helps

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 611
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Sasha Strong, M.A., Ph.D. (cand.), Brilliancy Counseling

Workshop Presenters

Sasha Strong, M.A., Ph.D. (cand.), Brilliancy Counseling
Kaden Winterkorn, MEd, Brilliancy Counseling

Session Materials

Creating a Workplace Transition Plan

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 619
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Denise Diskin
Jamison Green

How Did I Get Here?

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Michele Angello

Know Their Rights

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 606
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Asaf Orr, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Mr. Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Pelvic Health and Rehabilitation

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 616
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Holly Tanner, Flow Rehab, Therapist, Founder

Workshop Presenters

Holly Tanner, Flow Rehab

TransYouth Project: The Latest Research on Gender-Diverse Youth

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 607
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Lily Durwood, BA, University of Washington and TransYouth Project

Workshop Presenters

Lily Durwood, University of Washington and TransYouth Project

Wise Peer—The Healing Art of Listening: A Grounding Listening Technique

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 612
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

India Holden, All Divine Global

Workshop Presenters

India Susanne Holden, All Is Divine Global (formerly Divine Seed)

Session Materials

A Dad's Place

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Constructive White Conversations

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 611
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Stoop Nilsson, Constructive White Conversations

Workshop Presenters

Stoop Nilsson, CONSTRUCTIVE WHITE CONVERSATIONS

Cross Hormone Considerations

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 616
Conference Track
Professional
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Kevin Hatfield, MD, The Polyclinic

Session Materials

Gender Identity and Expression: Title VII and Employment Law

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 612
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Denise Diskin

Session Materials

Puberty Suppression: What, When, and How?

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 607
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

Workshop Presenters

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

Snapshot in Time: Adult Panel

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Transgender* Students in Washington's K-12 Public Schools: The Legal Landscape

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 606
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Kasha Roseta, J.D., Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, Equity and Civil Rights

Workshop Presenters

Kasha Roseta, J.D., Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, Equity and Civil Rights

Session Materials

Vaginoplasty 101

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 619
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)
Teen (Ages 13-17)
Young Adult (Ages 18-22)

Primary Contact

Logan Berrian, The Buncke Clinic

Workshop Presenters

Andrew Parker, The Buncke Clinic/PSI

Developing Trans Allies in the Workplace

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 611
Conference Track
Professional
Business/Employment (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Jamie Henkel, PFLAG National / Straight for Equality

Workshop Presenters

Jean-Marie Navetta, PFLAG National / Straight for Equality
Jamie Henkel, PFLAG National / Straight for Equality

Facial Feminization, Breast Augmentation and Body Contouring

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 616
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Ellie Ley

Workshop Presenters

Dr. Ellie Zara Ley, MD
Meg Bergeson, DNP, DNP, FNP-BC ACNP-BC, RNFA, CEN, TCRN, The Meltzer Clinic

Legal Considerations for Providers

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 612
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Mr. Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Workshop Presenters

Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Asaf Orr, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Medical Needs of Trans Youth: Cross Hormones

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Dan Metzger, MD

Session Materials

Parenting While Trans: Exploring Options and Experiences in Fertility, Pregnancy, and Infant Feeding

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 607
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Kristin Kali, LM CPM, MAIA Midwifery & Fertility Services

Workshop Presenters

Kristin Kali, LM CPM, MAIA Midwifery & Fertility Services

Top Surgery for Trans Femme/ Trans Masc at The Buncke Clinic

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 619
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Dr Walter Lin, M.D., The Buncke Clinic/PSI

Workshop Presenters

Dr Walter Lin, M.D., The Buncke Clinic/PSI

Trans and Gender-Diverse Children in Families of Color

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 606
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Transgender and Disability Intersections: A Discussion

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Solomon Michaels

Workshop Presenters

Hawk Brandon
Andrew Pratt
Solomon Michaels

Session Materials

As You Are: The Power of Storytelling for Social Change

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 606
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Shear Avory, Biden Foundation

Workshop Presenters

Emily Hecht-McGowan, Biden Foundation
Lauren Thurman
Trystan Reese

Clinical Strategies to Address Gender Dysphoria in Transgender Youth

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 607
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Aydin Olson-Kennedy, LCSW, Los Angles Gender Center

Workshop Presenters

Susan P Landon, LMFT
Aydin Olson-Kennedy, LCSW, Los Angles Gender Center
Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

It's Elementary! Gender Inclusive Welcoming Schools Lesson Plans and Picture Books

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Johanna Eager, M.Ed., Human Rights Campaign's Welcoming Schools

Workshop Presenters

Marissa Rathbone

Legal Advocacy for Transgender and Gender-Diverse Youth and Young Adults

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 611
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Erin Lovell, Executive Director, Legal Counsel for Youth and Children

Workshop Presenters

Naomi Strand, JD, Legal Counsel for Youth and Children
Anya Morgan, JD, Northwest Justice Project

Session Materials

Optimizing Options in Gender Confirmation Surgery for MTFs and FTMs

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 619
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Erika Thys, Bay Area Reproductive Healthcare

Workshop Presenters

Marci Bowers, MD, Bay Area Reproductive Healthcare

Parents of Trans Children and Youth: Panel

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Vaginectomies: What's New

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 616
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Burt Webb MD, Scottsdale Center for Women's Health

Workshop Presenters

Burt Webb, Scottsdale Center for Women's Health

Working While Trans: Stories from Trans and Gender-Diverse Employees

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 612
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Hormones 201: More Than Testosterone or Estrogen

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

Workshop Presenters

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD, The Center for Transyouth Health and Development

LGBTBE Certification Workshop

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 619
Conference Track
Professional
Business/Employment (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Ilona Lohrey, Director of Membership, Outreach & Engagement

Workshop Presenters

Ilona Lohrey, GSBA

Navigating the Human Barrier in Schools

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 611
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aidan Key, Gender Odyssey and Gender Diversity

Parenting the Trans Teen: What Happens after Transition Starts

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Kathie Moehlig, TransFamily Support Servcies

Workshop Presenters

Kathie Moehlig, TransFamily Support Servcies

Preparing for Lower Surgery: A Timeline from Contemplation to the OR

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 616
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)
Young Adult (Ages 18-22)

Primary Contact

Logan Berrian, Mr.

Workshop Presenters

Logan Berrian, Mr.

What Would You Do? Tough Scenarios for Advocates Supporting People Who are Trans and Gender Creative

Friday, August 10, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 612
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Jamie Henkel, PFLAG National / Straight for Equality

Workshop Presenters

Jamie Henkel, PFLAG National / Straight for Equality
Diego M Sanchez, PFLAG National

Affordable Aesthetics to Augment Gender Transition

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 619
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Linda Gromko, MD, Owner/Medical Director: Queen Anne Medical Associates, PLLC; Seattle, WA

Workshop Presenters

Linda Gromko, MD, Owner/Medical Director: Queen Anne Medical Associates, PLLC; Seattle, WA

Atten-Hut! Understanding the Military as a Culture to Improve Care for Transgender Veterans and Service Personnel

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 614
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Ms. Paula M. Neira, JD, RN, Clinical Program Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Transgender Health

Workshop Presenters

Ms. Paula M. Neira, JD, RN, Johns Hopkins Center for Transgender Health

Dissociation in Transgender Clients/Patients

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Laura Gardener, Lifetime Transitions

Workshop Presenters

Laura Gardener, Lifetime Transitions

Session Materials

Just a Boy/Just a Girl

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 606
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Susan P Landon, LMFT
Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Los Angles Gender Center

Male Chest Reconstruction and Chest Dysphoria in Transmasculine Minors and Young Adults

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 612
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

Workshop Presenters

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD

Schools and Public Accommodations (Family)

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 607
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Asaf Orr, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Mr. Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Supporting Non-binary and Genderqueer Youth

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Sasha Strong, M.A., Ph.D. (cand.), Brilliancy Counseling

Workshop Presenters

Sasha Strong, M.A., Ph.D. (cand.), Brilliancy Counseling
Kaden Winterkorn, MEd, Brilliancy Counseling

Session Materials

Surgical Options for FTM Patients

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 616
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Selena Estrada, Brownstein & Crane Surgical Services

Workshop Presenters

Michael Safir, M.D., Brownstein & Crane Surgical Services
Thomas Satterwhite, M.D., Brownstein & Crane Surgical Services

Understanding Intersex: Creating Space for Intersex Bodies, Lives, and Human Rights

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 8:00 AM–9:20 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 611
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Amanda Saenz, InterACT

Workshop Presenters

Amanda Saenz, InterACT

Complex Medical Cases (Youth)

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 614
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Kevin Hatfield

Embracing Faith

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Ms Ceri Anne Lewis, United Methodist Church of the Resurrection and The Reformation Project
Danielle Walsh

Session Materials

Face and Body Transitioning

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 612
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Joel B. Beck, MD

Workshop Presenters

Joel B. Beck, MD, Bay Area Aesthetic Surgery

How to Choose the Correct Surgeon!

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 611
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Gricelda Prado , Allure Esthetic

Workshop Presenters

Javad Sajan, Allure Esthetic

Phalloplasty: Everything You Wanted to Know

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 619
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Logan Berrian, Mr.

Workshop Presenters

Dr Bauback Safa, MD, MBA, SFTI/Buncke Clinic
Andrew Parker, The Buncke Clinic
Dr Mang Chen, MD, MoZaic Care, The Buncke Clinic
Walter Lin, MD, The Buncke Clinic

Revolutionizing the Multidisciplinary Response to LGTBQ Survivors of Sexual Assault

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 606
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Baker-Braxton, Howard Brown Health Center

Workshop Presenters

Dr. Paige Leigh Baker-Braxton, Psy.D., Howard Brown Health Center
Nadia Valdez, Howard Brown Health
Tevin Giles, Howard Brown Health

Session Materials

Trans Surgery: Considerations and Care for Male-to-Female Procedures

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 616
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Dr. Ellie Zara Ley, MD, The Meltzer Clinic, PC

Workshop Presenters

Ellie Zara Ley, MD, The Meltzer Clinic
Meg Bergeson, DNP, DNP, FNP-BC ACNP-BC, RNFA, CEN, TCRN, The Meltzer Clinic

Two-Spirit Culture: Roles, Responsibilities, and Challenges

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 607
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Michelle Enfield

Your Life as Story

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 9:30 AM–10:50 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Katherine Kirkpatrick

Workshop Presenters

Katherine Kirkpatrick

Car Talk

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Los Angles Gender Center
Susan P Landon, LMFT

Creating Services for Trans People with Disabilities

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 614
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Tai Vo
Naveed Sarikhan

FTM Hysterectomy Options

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 612
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

burt webb, MD

Workshop Presenters

Burt Webb, Scottsdale Center for Women's Health

Family Constellations: From Exclusion to Belonging

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 606
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Emily Waymire

Workshop Presenters

Emily Waymire, Movements Of The Soul

Fertility Issues for Youth and Adults: Puberty Blockers, Hormones, and Decision-Making through the Lens of Family-Building Options

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 607
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Jennifer Hastings
Mr. Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Stories from the Front: Trans Youth Panel

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Gil Rich

Top Surgery: FTM and MTF Artistic Considerations

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 619
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

E Antonio Mangubat MD, La Belle Vie Cosmetic Surgery Center

Workshop Presenters

Tony Mangubat, La Belle Vie Surgery Center

Urethral Stricture after Phalloplasty: Incidence, Prevention, and Repair Strategies

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 611
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Richard Santucci, MD, FACS, Surgeon, Brownstein Crane Surgical Services

Workshop Presenters

Richard Santucci, MD, FACS, Surgeon, Brownstein Crane Surgical Services

Vaginoplasty: The Ins & Outs

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM–12:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 616
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Heidi Wittenberg, MD, FPMRS, Director

Workshop Presenters

Heidi Wittenberg, MD, FPMRS

A Dad's Place

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 615
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

All in the Family

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 606
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Michele Angello

Beyond “Do No Harm”: Using Your Power and Privilege for Change

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 611
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

C M Woodward, Gender Odyssey
Jamison Green

Gender Dysphoria: Beyond the Diagnosis (Double Session)

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Los Angles Gender Center
Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD
Susan P Landon, LMFT

Health Insurance

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 619
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Mr. Alexander Chen, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Asaf Orr, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights

MTF Surgical Procedures

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 612
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Selena Estrada, Brownstein & Crane Surgical Services

Workshop Presenters

Thomas Satterwhite, Brownstein & Crane Surgical Services

Moving a Whole District Forward

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 607
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aidan Key, Gender Odyssey and Gender Diversity
Scott Peacock

Trans Surgery: Considerations and Care for Female to Male Procedures

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 616
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Dr. Ellie Zara Ley, MD

Young Adult Panel

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 1:30 PM–2:50 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Gender Dysphoria: Beyond the Diagnosis (Double Session)

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Los Angles Gender Center
Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD
Susan P Landon, LMFT

Gender Google for Schools

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Aidan Key, Gender Odyssey and Gender Diversity
Asaf Orr, JD, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Scott Peacock

Session Materials

Lower Surgery (FTM) Show and Tell

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 619
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Logan Berrian, Mr.

Workshop Presenters

Logan Berrian, The Buncke Clinic

The GenderCool Project: How Young Transgender Kids are Thriving

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 611
Conference Track
Professional
Family
Teen (Ages 13-17)

Primary Contact

Jennifer Grosshandler, The GenderCool Project

Workshop Presenters

The GenderCool Project, The GenderCool Proje

Trans Kids on the Autism Spectrum

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 612
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Tai Vo
Naveed Sarikhan

We Need To Talk: Transmasculine Top Surgery and Uncommonly Discussed Post-operative Hurdles

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 616
Conference Track
Family
Medical (Seattle only)

Primary Contact

Dr. Scott W Mosser, M.D, The Gender Confirmation Center of San Francisco

Workshop Presenters

Dr. Scott W Mosser, M.D, The Gender Confirmation Center of San Francisco

Wise Peer—The Healing Art of Listening, Advanced: A Facilitative Trauma-Healing Technique

Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM–4:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 615
Conference Track

Professional

Primary Contact

All Is Divine Global, All Is Divine Global (formerly Divine Seed)

Workshop Presenters

India Holden, All Is Divine Global (formerly Divine Seed)

Session Materials

Tools for the Parent Toolbox: How and Where to Advocate

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 8:30 AM–10:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 605
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Kathie Moehlig, TransFamily Support Servcies

Workshop Presenters

Kathie Moehlig, TransFamily Support Servcies

Session Materials

Gender Google: 13 and Older

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 8:30 AM–10:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD, The Center for Transyouth Health and Development, Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Workshop Presenters

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD, The Center for Transyouth Health and Development, Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW
Susan P Landon, LMFT

God or Child?

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 8:30 AM–10:00 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Gender Dysphoria in Young Children

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 10:10 AM–11:40 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Susan P Landon, LMFT

Heading to the Bank...Prior to Starting HRT!

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 10:10 AM–11:40 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Gabrielle Bellitti, MS, California Cryobank

Workshop Presenters

Gabrielle Bellitti, MS, California Cryobank

Session Materials

Safe Schools for Trans Students

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 10:10 AM–11:40 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 605
Conference Track
Professional
Family

Primary Contact

Eli Erlick, Trans Student Educational Resources

Workshop Presenters

Eli Erlick, Trans Student Educational Resources

Transgender History

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 10:10 AM–11:40 AM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 613
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Jenn Burleton, TransActive Gender Center

Workshop Presenters

Jenn Burleton, TransActive Gender Center

A Dad's Place

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 12:50 PM–2:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Choosing Activism: A Facilitated Discussion

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 12:50 PM–2:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 613
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Gender Google 12 and Under

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 12:50 PM–2:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MD, Medical Director, The Center for Transyouth Health and Development

Workshop Presenters

Johanna Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Susan P Landon, LMFT, Los Angeles Gender Center
Aydin Olson-Kennedy, MSW, Los Angeles Gender Center

I Love My Daughter but I Miss My Son

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 12:50 PM–2:20 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 605
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

Change the World in Two Minutes: How to Share Your Story

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 2:30 PM–4:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 604
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Jamie Henkel, PFLAG National / Straight for Equality

Workshop Presenters

Jean-Marie Navetta, PFLAG National / Straight for Equality
Diego M. Sanchez, PFLAG National

My Kid Has a Crush—Now What?

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 2:30 PM–4:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 613
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Aidan Key, Gender Odyssey

Workshop Presenters

Aidan Key, Gender Odyssey

Parent to Parent

Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 2:30 PM–4:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Rm 603
Conference Track

Family

Primary Contact

Workshop Presenters

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