Working with Diverse Gender Identities - Expert Insights forum for health professionals
In 2013, the First Australian National Trans Mental Health Study reported on elevated rates of depression, anxiety and suicide in transgender people, calling for increased attention to the mental well-being of gender diverse people.
Join our panel for this month’s Expert Insights as they explore the issues that underpin the psychological distress facing gender diverse people and look at the ways in which health professionals can provide meaningful and effective support to enhance their safety, well-being and sense of being understood.
Dr. Mike Scott – Psychiatrist, Private Practice Sydney
Johnny Kieran – Senior Clinician and Accredited
Mental Health Social Worker
Casssie and Kaya – Lived Experience Representatives
Facilitated by: Dr Vered Gordon, Black Dog Institute GP Consultant
Recording and sound production: James Stewart, audioPost
Voiceover: Cameron Banks, Black Dog Institute