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Thursday, July 14 • 2:30pm - 3:45pm
Supporting Transgender Youth in Sports LIMITED

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2021 and 2022 have been the most devastating years on record for anti-LGBTQ+ legislation, including transgender athlete bans and medical care bans targeting youth in numerous states across the country.  This workshop led by Athlete Ally and The Trevor Project will help get participants off the sidelines and into the action to advocate for trans youth to participate in sports. This workshop will feature a discussion of the history and current landscape for transgender athletes in the US, how to support trans youth in sports, and advocacy and messaging strategies to influence inclusive policies on a local and state level. At the conclusion of the workshop, participants will have a deeper understanding about the current political landscape regarding anti-transgender legislation and how we got here, tangible action steps to support transgender youth in sports including advocacy and messaging, and how sports can be sports can be lifesaving for all kids.

Presenters
avatar for Casey Pick

Casey Pick

Senior Fellow for Advocacy and Government Affairs, The Trevor Project
Casey Pick (she/her) is the Senior Fellow for Advocacy and Government Affairs for The Trevor Project, the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ young people. She works to advance state and federal policies that support LGBTQ youth in... Read More →
avatar for Anne Lieberman

Anne Lieberman

Director of Policy & Programs, Athlete Ally
Anne Lieberman (they/them) is the Director of Policy and Programs for Athlete Ally, a nonprofit organization working to dismantle the structures of oppression that isolate, exclude and endanger LGBTQI+ people in sport. Anne has over a decade of experience in advancing LGBTQI+ rights... Read More →



Thursday July 14, 2022 2:30pm - 3:45pm PDT
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