12 p.m. to 1 p.m. | June 5, 2020 | 1 Contact Hour
As part one of a two part Transgender series, this webinar is intended to provide a brief refresher and foundation for affirming language, terminology, and best practices to use when working with Transgender and Gender Expansive individuals, especially in medical and behavioral health settings. Participants may register once to attend the program of their choice or sign-up twice to participate in the full series.
About the Presenter
Brandy Brown, LCSW Brandy Brown is the Gender Clinic Coordinator at the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital/ Maine Medical Center and is one of the therapists at Maine Medical Center’s Outpatient Child and Adolescent Psychiatry practice. Brandy has worked within different systems of care including psychiatric inpatient hospitalization, residential settings with vulnerable populations including homeless youth, severe psychiatric disorders and neurorehabilitation. She is an active member of NASW and is the chair of the LGBTQ Advocacy committee. Brandy lives in Southern Maine where she prefers to stay close to the ocean with her family. She enjoys being outside at the beach or on a trail, hiking, camping and cooking.