Greater Dayton Transgender Mental Health Summit
March 22 @ 7:00 am - 5:00 pm$25 – $150
The Equitas Health Institute is partnering with Sinclair Community College and Hearthstone Psychology to host the Greater Dayton Transgender Mental Health Summit on Friday, March 22 at the Conference Center at Sinclair Community College. Ashton Colby of Gender Youphoria will be the keynote speaker. Colby is a transgender social entrepreneur and yoga teacher. His story and YouTube channel, “Beyond the Body,” have been featured as a TEDx Talk, on People.com, Today.com and many other media outlets. Ashton speaks on not just the physical, but the mental emotional, and spiritual changes one must undergo to not simply transition but thrive.
At this conference, social work and mental health professionals will
•Discuss recent academic research for serving the mental health needs of transgender and gender diverse populations.
•Identify common needs of caregivers/guardians of transgender youth and ways to support the family.
•Connect mental health and social service providers with resources for serving transgender and gender diverse populations.
CEs available for Social Workers and Counselors. MCEs available for Psychologists.
Early Bird Pricing Available through FEB 8
Register online at: tinyurl.com/gdtmhs
For scholarship information, contact [email protected]