Medical and mental health professionals are often on the front lines of helping young people and their families navigate gender in a positive and healthy way. Foundational understandings about gender and gender-affirming practices are crucial for the well-being of the young people in your care.
Professional Development and Training
Our professional development and training can help you keep current with the evolving understandings and language of gender, along with the best practices for applying them in your work with all children, young people and families.
Resources on Gender, Children and Youth
We have a wealth of resources for medical and mental health professionals to help you best serve all patients and show how gender-inclusive environments will benefit every child. Find resources you can use to help all families understand the role of gender in their children’s lives, and resources to help navigate health and gender issues with transgender, non-binary and gender-expansive patients.
Stories from Health Professionals
Watch stories featuring health professionals and leading experts in the field who are successfully incorporating gender-inclusive practices, and share your own.
Get information, advice and support to help inform you on gender and how medical and mental health professionals are successfully navigating new gender understandings to help their patients lead healthy, authentic lives.
Our online community the Lounge includes groups where professionals, parents, family members and youth can post their thoughts, share resources, and find support.
Our nationwide Directory of in-person and online support groups can be a critical resource for your clients and families.
Events for Professionals
Find information about symposia and other events for all professionals who work with children and families.