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Thursday, July 14 • 1:00pm - 2:15pm
Doing Gender Work as a Gender-Expansive Professional Working with Gender-Expansive Clients LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

This workshop is hosted by gender-expansive individuals and is specifically for gender-expansive professionals. Please respect the intentional creation of this safe space. The session will explore a variety of topics, which may include: being out in the workplace, transitioning, working with gender-expansive clients (in the mental health, medical, advocacy, and other fields), working with cisgender managers/supervisors, the highs and lows of doing gender work as a gender-expansive professional, and others. Depending on group size, breakout discussion sessions may take place to maximize engagement and participation.

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Carla Pena

Director of Training, Professional Development, Gender Spectrum
Carla Peña is a queer, non-binary writer, educator, and activist. Committed to equity andsocial justice, they have focused their life’s work on LGBTQ+ rights, inclusiveeducation, youth work, and community organizing.Born and raised in Queens, New York (the unceded land of theMatinecock/Munsee... Read More →
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Ty Browne

Ty Browne (he/they) is a Black, non-binary and transmasculine individual who was born and raised in the Bronx, NY by a family of Caribbean descent. He enjoys reflecting on the ways that his experiences and identities intersect to frame his clinical practice as well as impact his passion... Read More →
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Emmet Johansson

Trainer CPT, CES, YESbodies
Emmet Johansson is a Swedish, queer, non-binary transperson living in the US since 2011. They are a National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) and Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES). Through their personal and group training fitness business YESbodies... Read More →
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Kimberley Armstrong

Kimmie Armstrong is an African-American pansexual, gender-queer, community organizer, creative, and educator. Growing up in Brooklyn NY, as a differently abled individual facing different facets of adversity, a passion for advocacy was sparked.Kimmie has been able to work to support... Read More →
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My Aguirre

My is a queer and non-binary afro-latine person born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. My is dedicated to social justice and has a large background in working with LGBTQ+ youth, specifically around homelessness and mental health. They currently work for the Trevor Project as a Supervisor... Read More →

Thursday July 14, 2022 1:00pm - 2:15pm PDT