Gender Diverse Care Coalition of New Hampshire
The Gender Diverse Care Coalition of New Hampshire is a group of providers across specialties whose mission is to expand access to gender affirmative care through training, consultation, resource sharing and advocacy. We maintain a list of transgender, non-binary, and gender diverse affirming resources in NH and surrounding states. Our list includes word-of-mouth referrals by clients as well as providers we network with around working with gender diverse communities. This list includes everything from therapists to hair stylists to surgeons as well as links to information about changing legal documents.
We also offering training and consultation for therapists. On our site you will find educational resources for therapists and other providers as well as information about our upcoming trainings.
May 14th Training
Check out some of our recent blog posts sharing resources to help providers becoming better informed about working with gender diverse individuals:
The Gender Diverse Care Coalition of New Hampshire endorses an informed consent framework when writing letters of medical necessity, as an essential element of gender affirming care. The WPATH Standards of Care state that these letters can be done in one session, an acknowledgement that informed consent is generally the standard for making medical andContinue reading “Informed Consent and Gender Diversity”
Fenway Health in Boston, MA is a leader in LGBTQ health care and research. In addition to their work with LGBTQ+ patients, they host the National LGBTQ+ Education Center which offers free video trainings and documents on a variety of LGBTQ+ specific topics. Once you enroll for a free account you have access to manyContinue reading “Free LGBTQ+ trainings and letter templates from Fenway Health”
This 20 minute video is a great introduction to transgender communities and has helpful tips for providers. This video was created by the Gender Identity Project and features transgender individuals speaking about their own experiences. Watch Transgender Basics here.