Recently I came across a flyer at one of my favorite coffeehouses for a “Women’s Drum Circle.” I was curious, as I do have a drum and try to find opportunities to put it to use when I can. And then, as I expect of myself by now, I began to re-read the flyer through […]
I shared this image, entitled “Mirror” by The TGArtist, on my Facebook page a few weeks ago, and was struck by how much it has deeply touched many of my transgender clients. Their reasons differ, depending on what stage of transition they are in.
I just heard about a publication called The Gender Book that I am very excited to introduce you to. The book is still in it’s rough draft, but that’s being done on purpose by the creators of The Gender Book (Robin Mack, Jay Mays, Mel Reiff Hill, and Boston Bostian). They’ve been sharing the book […]
Say you’re in your PJs and you’re getting ready to leave your home to run some errands. You know, things like getting gas, going to the bank, getting stuff from the grocery store, grabbing a latte from your favorite coffeehouse.You have some choices to make about how you want to look when you go out, […]
I’d like to share with you an image I came across recently that gives a few tips on how you can help end transphobia. Of course there is so much more to explore, when it comes to how you can do this. But for now… Homework Assignment Read this. Memorize it. Put it into practice. […]
I am going to do two things at once in this post (I know, talented!). Introduce you to a thoroughly entertaining and informative transgender podcast. Share with you an interview I recently gave on that podcast.
I went to the dry cleaners the other day to pick up my wife’s fancy outfits that she has to wear to dog shows. On my drive there I reflected on how this errand had a “husband-ly” feel to it. The dry cleaners is not someplace I personally feel the need to frequent. But the […]
There are a couple of ways I can tell that something in the news has made a big impact on much of the transgender community. For one, did several of my clients bring it up during their therapy sessions, send me emails about it, and post links to it on my work-related Facebook page? And, […]
If you’re looking for a resource to give you a thorough, entertaining, crash course on the transgender experience then you’ll definitely want to check out TG Forum. When it comes to providing a wide variety of information in an easy-to-understand format, this transgender website really does fit the bill. This morning I received an email […]