Gender Dysphoria Clinic PD
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The Monash Health Gender Dysphoria Clinic are looking for a Clinical Psychologist (Gr 2). To find out more please visit their website at: https://southernhealth.mercury.com.au/ViewPosition.aspx?id=j/1qjrrMICM=&jbc=ere They’ve notified us that the closing date is incorrect, the actual closing period will be 10th March. The Gr 3 Psychology is still waiting for COO approval.
tilde Filmmaking Workshop
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Storytelling Through Film tilde are so very excited to announce their first filmmaking workshop! Storytelling Through Film will be facilitated by the wonderful Rohan Spong at Footscray Community Arts Centre on the first weekend of April. The workshop is designed to equip trans and gender diverse peeps and their allies with the skills to create stories using accessible technology available on smartphones. The workshop is free, and places are limited so we’re taking applications until Feb …
Camp Chunky 2017
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Don’t miss out on Camp Chunky! There are only 7 days left to purchase a Camp Chunky Ticket.  Don’t miss out on a VIP tickets as there are only limited numbers left.  The activities announced so far are: *Yoga *Syncronized Swimming *Spiritual Healer *Roller Skating *Creative Writing Workshop *Canoeing With more to be announced! Head to chunkyyoga.com.au/camp-chunky today to book your ticket!
Gender Dysphoria Case on ABC
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Genderqueer Australia were contacted via email to let us know about an important issue that will be airing on this Thursday night’s episode of ABC’s new drama Newton’s Law, that may be relevant to you. The episode will follow a gender dysphoria case; the uncle of a young girl born in a male body seeks help to prevent the child’s parents stopping his niece’s puberty blocking drugs. If you wish to view the clip of the episode …
My Agender in America
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We had a purchase of the My Agender book recently by the University of Washington Libraries, in Seattle USA. Here’s Adam Schiff, principal cataloger, holding the copy. Thanks Adam, hope it’s popular!
Want to work at the Gender Dysphoria Clinic?
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With the recent increase in government for the Monash Health Gender Dysphoria clinic, they’re hiring a part-time clerical worker for their office. The opportunity in this position is for a part time position of two days a week (Thursday and Friday). As the Grade A Clerical Worker you will become an important part of the only publicly funded service in Australia for Transgender clients. You strive for success and you enjoy the dynamic nature of being …
Queer Screen – Don’t call me son
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Michael from queerscreen.org.au has sent us a message regarding the Mardi Gras Film Festival, where they’re showing Don’t Call Me Son, a film about a Brazilian teenager struggling with his family’s acceptance of his sexual and gender identity. It’s showing at 7pm, Friday 17th Feb 2017 at the Event Cinemas on George Street The synopsis for the movie follows: Pierre is like any rebellious 17-year-old, he’s in a band, sleeps around and parties with friends. He also …
Respectful reporting on gender identity
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The Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission has developed an easy-to-use gender identity reporting guide in time for this year’s Midsumma Festival. Kristen Hilton, Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commissioner said that despite great advances in recent years misgendering still occurs in the media and can be particularly harmful to trans people. “I encourage all journalists to use our language guide. Getting the language right is respectful and easy to achieve,” Commissioner Hilton …
What is Gender – cafe of dangerous ideas
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As Genderqueer peeps are fully aware, “Gender” is a vexed question. It’s not one thing or another as society expects everyone to be, it’s something else, nebulous and flowing. Tonie Field and Tina Healy are speaking about their life stories at The Sycamore Tree Coffee Shop in Heidelberg on the 24th of February on this very question. What is gender in 2017? There is a huge generational divide in how younger and older generations often …
Geelong Trans and Gender Diverse Healthcare Network Program 2017
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Throughout 2017 GASP Geelong will present a series of events to showcase some examples of best practice in holistic models of care, community led health and wellbeing initiatives for trans and gender diverse people, as well as draw on the experiences of local trans and gender diverse community members. It’s FREE and looks fantastic. Check it out here GASP’s first event for the Trans and Gender Diverse Healthcare Network will be the February 25 with Jeremy …