Nationwide Trans-Friendly Medical Providers:

WPATH Provider Directory GLMA’s Provider Directory and transgender health resources Diversity Center Directory Trans Health Directory Judgement Free Healthcare Provider Directory Directory for LGBTQ older adults Search for a provider near you on Rad Remedy New York Area Trans Friendly Provider Directory Seattle LGBT Provider Directory Seattle, WA LGBT Clinic Seattle, WA Transgender Care Clinic…

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Gender Affirming Surgeons

Dr. Tuan Nguyen – lakeoswegoplasticsurgery.com/grs/grs_procedures_mtf.html   Lake Oswego, OR Dr. Gary Alter– http://www.altermd.com/transsexual_surgery.htm  http://www.garyalterplasticsurgeon.com/transsexual_surgery.htm Beverly Hills, CA and New York, NY Dr. Christine McGinn http://www.drchristinemcginn.com/ New Hope, PA Dr. Curtis Craine– brownsteincrane.com/mtf-surgery/ Greenbrae, CA Dr Richard Tholen – http://www.mpsmn.com/html/dr-tholen.html  Minneapolis, MN Dr. Melissa Johnson – pioneervalleyplasticsurgery.com/m-to-f-breast-augmentation.html  Springfield, MA Dr. Jeffery Moorehouse – http://www.abqhp.com/Providers.aspx?providerId=559 Dr. Peter Raphael – http://www.ai4ps.com/ Plano…

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For Providers & Students

  Educate yourself about working with trans patients: For acupuncturists working with trans patients Gender 101 video by trans professionals pocacoop.com has great information on this topic, and even more information and forums are available if you become a member ($65/year). Gender 101 for acupuncturists and NDs Other gender 101 resources: Tranarchism, GLAAD, HRC, UUA,…

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Gender Diversity Trainings

Learn how to make your clinic or company a trans-inclusive space! Learn more about working with trans clients! You may mix and match a training from the following options: If you have little to no experience with gender as a concept or working with trans clients: Gender 101 Intensive (2 hours) Gender as a basic concept, basic vocabulary, and…

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Mental health resources

AGLP, APA Body Positivity: Thin Privilege Dances with Fat everydayfeminism.com FAT!SO? by Marilyn Wann Lessons from the Fat-O-Sphere by Kate Harding and Marianne Kirby Health at Every Size by Linda Bacon, PhD http://fatownersmanual.com/ size inclusive yoga videos: http://www.thebiggirlscode.com/big-girls-code-rasquache-yoga/ http://danceswithfat.wordpress.com/2014/02/25/new-york-times-gets-it-all-wrong/ http://www.haescommunity.org/resources.php?rType=w http://friendofmarilyn.tumblr.com/ http://www.cat-and-dragon.com/stef/fat/ http://fatfriendlydocs.com/ http://danceswithfat.wordpress.com/2013/04/01/what-to-say-at-the-doctors-office/ http://fiercefatties.com/2013/10/15/i-have-hypothyroidism-but-why-does-my-weight-matter/ http://www.bodylovewellness.com/ http://bitchmagazine.org/article/sized-up-fat-feminist-queer-disability

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Navigating Insurance

LGBT guide to choosing health insurance Need Health Insurance? What do I need to know about Obamacare? More information from Transgender Equality. Why should getting covered matter to the LGBTQ community? More here. What if I have a preexisting medical condition, like HIV/AIDS? What if I’m trans? How can I find an LGBTQ friendly provider…

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