Transgender Children and Youth with Dr. Elijah C.NealyMonday November 19, 2018
Bringing decades of clinical practice, especially with transgender and gender-diverse children and youth, Dr. Nealy will explore the joys and challenges families of trans youth experience. The program is ideal not only for families, but also trans youth and adults, students, educators, and professionals interested in gender issues and family counseling.
Social work professor at the University of Saint Joseph, West Hartford, CT, Dr. Elijah C. Nealy, M.Div., LCSW, provides consultation and training on best practice with trans and gender-diverse children, youth, and adults in health and mental healthcare settings. An ordained minister, Dr. Nealy also reaches and provides workshops within faith communities. He is an out trans man, father, and author.
“The first hurdle for any transgender child or adolescent is simply getting people to believe that they are, in fact, who they know themselves to be.” Dr. Elijah C. Nealy
Location: Community Room
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