October 21, 2020

Stress/Trauma in Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Clients


October 21, 2020

11:00am to 12:30pm



JF&CS Clinical Services is excited to welcome Nick Fuentes, LPC, LMHC, Certified Sex Therapist and Diane Haymes.

Learn about what it means to be transgender from an authentic point of view
Transgender people are one of the least understood groups in America today. Their mere presence can evoke rage from the transphobic and even those who are tolerant and accepting still rarely comprehend what being transgender is all about.

Some of the key takeaways will include:
Understanding the biology behind gender
Struggles as an adult and the effects of societal shaming on the psyche
Challenges and dangers of living authentically trans in America today
Identify 4 sources of minority stress and trauma experienced by gender minorities.
Identify three trauma response/proximal stress factors experienced by gender minorities.

Identify three methods for developing resilience skills with gender minorities.
Nick Fuentes is the owner operator of Modern Path, LLC. Responsibilities include individual, relationship and group counseling, clinical supervision, and clinician continuing education. The mission of Modern Path Counseling, Education and Consulting is to promote access to quality behavioral healthcare for individuals who identify as part of a gender, sexuality or relationship structure minority.

Partnered with Atlanta Poly and National Coalition for Sexual Freedom to provide support and education. Provide supervision and consultation to behavioral healthcare providers. Continuing Education Provider. Public speaking. Sex therapist and educator.

Diane Haymes is a Senior Sales Director with a global software company headquartered in Atlanta. She has shared her story with many groups and organizations in an effort to educate and bring greater understanding and acceptance of the transgender community. She is an avid photographer and a sample of her work can be viewed at DianeHaymesPhoto.com.

Tickets $25 each

RSVP by October 20, 2020

Register at this link: jfcsatl.org/transgender-ceu

If you have any questions, contact Michelle Day at 770.677.9477 or mday@jfcsatl.org.

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