Next Class: 02/02/2017
Professional Education & CME: Ethics and Boundaries: Providing Competent Mental Health Care to Transgender and Gender Diverse Patients
Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare
700 West Avenue South
La Crosse, WI
Approximately 1.4 million adults in the United States identify as transgender. In Wisconsin and Minnesota, the estimated population of adults who identify as transgender is 43,400. Health professionals are uniquely placed to address the biopsychosocial needs of this population. This workshop will focus on expanding the clinical capacity of health professionals to provide ethical clinical practice to transgender individuals and gender diverse individuals. The workshop will focus on understanding key terms and standards of care for optimizing the biopsychosocial treatment plan specific to transgender and gender diverse individuals; there will be a special focus on the ethical and legal issues related to transgender health care.
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