- SLO: Denise Taylor, MD, family medicine - firstname.lastname@example.org
Nationwide: GMLA mission is to ensure equality in healthcare for LGBT individuals and healthcare providers.
- SLO Co: Stacy Hutton, Ph.D., local psychologist who works with trans and gender diverse clients. She can be reached at 805-858-9222x704 or via email at email@example.com. Her website is therapywithstacy.com.
- SLO THRIVES: Drs. Sarah Park and Dr. Hannah Roberts offer psychological services to the transgender communities. They offer a free assessment session for any letters one might need to receive gender affirming procedures as well as on-going affirmative psychotherapy at the regular rate. (805) 242-2624; http://thriveslo.com
- Santa Maria: Ruiseñor Psychological - 501 S. McClelland St. • Santa Maria, California 93454 • (805) 332-3260
- Fresno: Carol Montgomery Brosnac, MA, LMFT, gender-specialized psychotherapy, (559) 999-8948
- Grover Beach: Leslie Barton, LMFT, (805) 541-7908
PROVIDING TRANS_AFFIRMING HEALTHCARE (2018) - PowerPoints
- Jay Bettergarcia, PhD - Transgender and Non-Binary Affirming Care: An Interdisciplinary Primer
- Jen Hastings, MD - Medical Basics for Trans and Gender-Expansive Youth
- Julie Nichole, MD - Basics of Gender-Affirming Care for Transmen
- Denise Taylor, MD - Basics of Gender-Affirming Care for Transwomen
- Stacy Hutton, PhD - Social Transition and Affirming Care
CULTURAL COMPETENCE FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS (YouTube)
- "Health Across the Gender Spectrum" - Stanford School of Medicine course that offers story-based experiences of six transgender children and their families.
- "To Treat Me, You Have to Know Who I Am" - VIDEO, NYC Hospitals Co.
- "Voices of Transgender Adolescents in Healthcare" - VIDEO, Adolescent Health Initiative
- "Transgender health care horror stories" - VIDEO, The Oregonian
- "Transgender Healthcare Equality" - VIDEO, Christian Hendricks
- "Being Transgender: barriers to healthcare beyond the spotlight" - VIDEO 1:45, KPCC Radio
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- TransLINE -- (Project Health) A national online transgender medical consultation service for health care providers.
- Center of Excellence for Transgender Health - UCSF
- WPATH -- World Professional Association for Transgender Health - Standards of Care
- Healthcare Equality Index (HEI) - evaluates healthcare facilities’ policies and practices related to the equity and inclusion of their LGBTQ patients, visitors and employees.
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- SLO SOUNTY HIV & HepC testing at ASN - All adults should be tested once in their lives and anybody who is doing sex work or has multiple partners should get tested at least once a year
- SANTA MARIA - Santa Barbara County Public Health Department - phone: 805-346-7444 - 2115 S. Centerpointe Pkwy, Santa Maria, CA 93455; Case management; ADAP (AIDS Drug Assistance Program) enrollment: ID provider; Ryan White funded dental and mental health services for those who are uninsured.
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