Queering Recovery: Substance Use and Eating Disorder Recovery in Transgender and Gender Expansive Young Adults
Date & Time
Thursday, June 20, 2019, 10:20 AM - 11:20 AM
Kayti Protos
This interactive workshop will address the unique clinical needs of transgender and gender expansive (TGE) young adults struggling with substance use and eating disorder behaviors. We will explore the role of gender dysphoria and trauma from gender minority stressors in the development of addiction and eating disorder, provide case vignettes to ground the discussion, and share our gender affirmative model for helping TGE clients enter recovery.
Location Name
Jamison Theatre
Session Type
Breakout Session
Available for Credit
Approved for CEs