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Dismantling the Trigger

Dismantling the Trigger

CW: Suicide Editor’s note:  This blog post will likely be painful to read, since it discusses trans suicide and its aftermath. We encourage people to read it, however, because we want to introduce people to a really powerful tool for dealing with traumatic memories....

When the phone weighs a million pounds

When the phone weighs a million pounds

Answering when friends call/text can be hard, even when you want to. Sometimes bodyminds swear it'll take too many spoons, or you aren't worth it, or you're too symptomatic and boring. Here are some of my hacks: Letting go of the lie that it's been too long to...

Forest Bathing

Forest Bathing

Forest bathing (Shirin-Yoku) is a mindfulness practice that anyone can engage in. It involves spending time in green nature spaces, and has been shown to have physical and psychological health benefits. How would it feel to incorporate a short move through nature or...

Therapist Guide: Types of Therapy

Therapist Guide: Types of Therapy

Have you ever wondered about what different types of therapy might be a good fit for your goals and needs? This video clip explores several different types of therapy modalities that may be a good option for trans survivors. To learn more about different therapy...

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This upcoming workshop will discuss how reproductive rights and trans rights are inexplicably linked and how the Dobbs decision has impacted Trans and Nonbinary people seeking healthcare, especially those who have experienced sexual assault and trauma. We will share real life stories of the impact this is having on TGNB individuals and provide some historical and current political context.

Join us on October 11th: forge.tips/3ruNImy

[Image: On a blue background, photos of the two presenters: Afton Bradley and J. Text: “What does reproductive health care actually look like for trans and nonbinary people? Afton Bradley, FNP, MSW, BSN, RN (they/them). J, MSW (they/them). Tues, Oct. 11, 2022. 7-8:30 PM Central. ASL provided.” FORGE logo.]
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This upcoming workshop will discuss how reproductive rights and trans rights are inexplicably linked and how the Dobbs decision has impacted Trans and Nonbinary people seeking healthcare, especially those who have experienced sexual assault and trauma. We will share real life stories of the impact this is having on TGNB individuals and provide some historical and current political context.

Join us on October 11th: https://forge.tips/3ruNImy 

[Image: On a blue background, photos of the two presenters: Afton Bradley and J. Text: “What does reproductive health care actually look like for trans and nonbinary people? Afton Bradley, FNP, MSW, BSN, RN (they/them). J, MSW (they/them). Tues, Oct. 11, 2022. 7-8:30 PM Central. ASL provided.” FORGE logo.]