HiD 2018

Gender & Sexuality ‰- supporting parents, carers and families

Description This workshop is an introduction to my training package for professionals working with parents/carers and families (PC&F) of LGBTIQ+ people. It will be a practical, informative and interactive workshop exploring the complexities, benefits and joys of working in this area. We will explore the wants and needs of families and how we can hear… Continue reading Gender & Sexuality ‰- supporting parents, carers and families »

Self determination for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTIQ Brotherboys and Sistergirls

Description This workshop will explore self-determination from an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTIQ Brotherboys and Sistergirls perspective and how any initiatives relating to improving health outcomes for us must involve us as decision makers, not just advisors, in the design, implementation and evaluation of such initiatives. Presenters Kelly Roberts | ddtat64@gamil.com  

Building capacity in South Eastern Sydney Mental Health for the LGBTIQA+ community through co-production

Description South Eastern Sydney Recovery College is a pioneering educational initiative in Australia, focused on learning and growth for better mental health. The College offers comprehensive education and training programs, developed and delivered by people with a lived experience of mental distress and mental health professionals. It is open to people who have a lived… Continue reading Building capacity in South Eastern Sydney Mental Health for the LGBTIQA+ community through co-production »

Gender-Affirming Hormone Therapy, Sexuality and Intimacy: Australian Trans Women‰’s Experiences

Description The majority of contemporary studies on transgender women revolves around issues such as systematic marginalisation, physical/emotional/sexual victimisation, serostatus, sex work, and physiological health. While these areas of research are important in providing a picture of trans women‰’s lifeworlds, a significant factor remains largely absent from their findings. Few empirical studies of trans women undergoing… Continue reading Gender-Affirming Hormone Therapy, Sexuality and Intimacy: Australian Trans Women‰’s Experiences »