Virtual Parent Support Group

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The Living With Change Organization, supporting transgender youth and their families by providing education, resources, advocacy, and support, is starting an online support group for parents and other relatives of transgender youth.

The monthly virtual support group will offer an opportunity for participants to connect with other families, share experiences, and spend time with a like-minded community. Each meeting will be moderated by a professional licensed mental health therapist and a Living With Change staff member.

Meetings will be held the first Thursday of the month on Zoom.

Starting October 7th at 7 P.M.

This meeting will include Living With Change Strategy and Operations Manager Elliott Wilkinson as the moderator assistant and Andie Bernard, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, as the professional moderator.

Guidelines

Participants are asked to comply with the following guidelines:

1

Respect Everyone’s Privacy.
Being part of this group requires mutual trust. What’s shared in the group should stay in the group.

2

Be kind to others. No bullying or hate speech of any kind. This includes racism, homophobia, transphobia, and the like.

3

Refrain from discussing things that may trigger others.
This includes discussion of self-harm, suicide, etc.

Sign Up

Meetings are free, but participants are asked to register.

Questions?
June Topic

Changing the Gender Marker on your Ohio Birth Certificate.

Speaker: Maya Simek, Legal Director at Equality Ohio
Join us on June 16th at 7:00PM (one night only this month)
Questions – Elliott@livingwithchange.org