A SPACE TO CONNECT  >> Do you identify as transgender, genderqueer, gender nonconforming, gender fluid and/or gender questioning? >> Are you between the ages of 14-18? JOIN US! Join Erin Beery, LCSW, Bethprana Novi, MSW and Erica Weber, LCSW as they hold and lead an 8 week therapy group for non cisgender youth.. read more →

Fifteen years. That seems like a long time ago as I write this, but truthfully it has gone by in the proverbial blink of an eye. It was just about this time of year fifteen years ago that my transgender journey “officially” started as I began hormone treatment and I stepped off into the great.. read more →

  Reid Vanderburgh is a retired therapist, living in Portland, Oregon. During his career as a therapist, he worked with over 450 clients, helping them answer the question, “How do I want to live my life?”, in the context of gender identity. He now works as a writer, educator, and consultant on issues pertaining to.. read more →

Being misgendered can create an uncomfortable, embarrassing and even unsafe situation for many trans* individuals. There’s no doubt that when working toward creating or contributing to safer, more accessible spaces and services for all people, a person must be committed to affirming others’ gender identities and pronouns. However, despite the best of intentions, missteps may occur… read more →