Critical information for counselors, educators, social workers, and primary care providers.
Includes the following courses...
- Watch Your Language: Learning the Language of Gender: Words can convey our respect - or expose our ignorance. Explore how to avoid common mistakes in working with your gender diverse clientele.
- Examining the Patient with PTSD: PTSD and other issues like depression or Adverse Childhood Experiences can make it more difficult for a patient to have physical examinations or procedures in a medical setting. In this brief talk, Dr. Gromko shares 12 tips to help patients with PTSD have better experiences in the healthcare arena.
- Dealing With Depression: Learn the DSM-V definition of Major Affective Disorder and common symptoms to watch for in recognizing and treating depression. We discuss risky behaviors, active & passive suicidal ideation, and review the six classes of antidepressant medications, plus real-life practical strategies our clients can use to improve their mood.
- Creating a Trans-Friendly Medical Clinic or Business: Make your medical practice or business more transgender-friendly and inclusive with simple actions such as identifying pronouns, using proper forms, and avoiding mistakes that may alienate or offend your clients.
While these courses were prepared for clinicians, the topic of Mental Health is so critical in the trans and gender-nonconforming communities that all are welcome to watch and participate.