I have been working with transgender children and youth for more than 15 years. I am one of the qualified assessors for their readiness to transition. I currently run 2 trans youth groups and a parents group. I have also worked with different ethnic groups addressing transgender related concerns. I am also an author of… read more »
Youth Beyond Barriers (YBB) offers support and resources for LGBTTQQI2S youth (ages 12-18), and aims to build capacity among service providers in Peel to work affirmatively with queer and trans* communities through an anti-racist and anti-oppressive framework. YBB offers individual counselling, a weekly support and education group for LGBTTQQI2S youth, a confidential telephone line, email… read more »
Cynthia Galloway is a Registered Marriage & Family Therapist and a Registered Sex Therapist, helping individuals, couples and families cope with various concerns, including issues of gender identity. She supports trans individuals and their loved ones through the coming out process and real-life experience and the challenges that journey can entail. Member of WPATH
In 1998, our clinic began seeing transgender and gender-questioning youth and young adults, and we now have one of the busiest clinics in North America. At BCCH, our team (Endocrinologist, Endocrine Nurse Clinician, and Social Worker/Counsellor)—working in partnership with BCCH and community mental health professionals (Psychiatrists and Psychologists) and the BC Transgender Clinical Care Group—functions as… read more »
The Centre’s peer support program is based on active listening, confidentiality and non-judgment. It is where you can come and try to make sense of your world. It is also the place where you can get referral and information on trans issues and realities.
QMUNITY, BC’s Queer Resource Centre, provides a wide range of services for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans* people including free counselling, youth programming (including drop-ins, education, and social activities), social and support groups, advocacy, print resources, workshops and trainings, Out On the Shelves library, community events, senior’s programming, and much more.
I provide one-on-one and couple counselling using an anti-oppressive feminist therapeutic model. I use client-centred interventions that focus on strength and resilience. I work with youth over 12 years old and adults. I have worked extensively with LGBTTTIQQ youth and adults as well as with their families and loved ones. I seek regular peer and… read more »
Project 10 works to promote the personal, social, sexual and mental well being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, two-spirit, intersexed and questioning youth and adults 14-25. Through advocacy and education, using a harm reduction approach, Project 10 aims to facilitate the empowerment of youth at individual, community, and institutional levels with a particular emphasis… read more »
The non-profit organisation ,“Gender Creative Kids Canada”, brings together individuals, parents, friends, professionals, family members and caregivers who have or who work with children and youth who may identify as transgender (including gender variant, gender non-conforming, transsexual, two-spirited, etc..) or who are discovering or questioning their gender identity, as well as individuals who are interested in… read more »
PFLAG Canada helps families who are struggling with issues of sexual orientation and gender identity. PFLAG Canada supports, educates and provides resources to parents, families, friends and colleagues with questions or concerns. We offer a bilingual monthly parent support group in Montreal.