HiD 2021

Outing family violence: Developing LGBTI-inclusive family violence services

Description The dominant approach to family violence focuses on violence committed by men against their female partners and children. This approach understands family violence as an expression of the gendered and unequal relationships between men and women. However, an exclusively gendered model contributes to the invisibility of same-sex intimate partner violence and violence within families… Continue reading Outing family violence: Developing LGBTI-inclusive family violence services »

Remaining Human: An exploration of spacial modifications that enable us to work alongside vicarious trauma

Description What does it mean to be human? What does it mean to be a ‰’professional‰’? In an attempt to be more efficient, meet quotas, manage large case loads and sustain work/life pressures, perhaps we unknowingly leave some of our human-ness behind. This workshop explores how to remain human, in spite of vicarious trauma and… Continue reading Remaining Human: An exploration of spacial modifications that enable us to work alongside vicarious trauma »

Transgender Health and Gender Diversity- educating, supporting and connecting clinicians

Description In 2016 the Hunter New England (HNE) HealthPathways team collaborated with the HNE Local Health District (LHD) and the Hunter Centre for Sex and Gender Diversity (HCSGD) to develop an evidence based transgender healthcare pathway that described local assessment, management and referral options for clinicians. The Transgender Health and Gender Diversity HealthPathway was developed… Continue reading Transgender Health and Gender Diversity- educating, supporting and connecting clinicians »

Tumblr learning: LGBTIQ+ young people‰’s negotiations of identity and wellbeing

Description As a social media platform, Tumblr is an important source of information and support for LGBTIQ+ young people regarding sexuality and gender diversities, as found in our Scrolling Beyond Binaries study (https://scrollingbeyondbinaries.com). Tumblr is used in diverse ways – for connection to communities (e.g. queer; fan-based), self-discovery, activism, entertainment, and a mix of these… Continue reading Tumblr learning: LGBTIQ+ young people‰’s negotiations of identity and wellbeing »