links for 2011-01-23

Posted on January 24, 2011


  • A project of San Francisco’s Lyon-Martin Health Services, the Transgender Law Center and Equality California, providing an innovative, comprehensive program that expands access to healthcare for transgender individuals. Offering training and technical assistance to California clinics and providers, increasing community member and provider participation in health advocacy, and seeking to bridge the gap between providers and patients.
  • The Brown Boi Project is a community of masculine of center womyn, men, two-spirit people, transmen, and our allies committed to transforming our privilege of masculinity, gender, and race into tools for achieving Racial and Gender Justice. Brown Boi Project leadership retreats work to build leadership, economic self-sufficiency, and health of young masculine of center womyn, trans men, and straight/queer men of color. Based in Oakland, California.
  • GID Reform Advocates are medical professionals, caregivers, scholars, researchers, students, human rights advocates, and members of the transgender, bisexual, lesbian and gay communities and their allies who advocate reform of the psychiatric classification of gender diversity as mental disorder.
  • The argument for inclusion of GID in the DSM & ICD vs. the argument against medicalization of gender vs. the argument for a medical, but not mental, definition.
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