NAME Transgender Health 102: Transgender Patient-Provider Relationships
COURSE STARTS Open Enrollment
COURSE ENDS 7 weeks to complete from date of registration
LEVEL OF TRAINING Introductory
CONTACT HOURS 1
COURSE DESCRIPTION

Transgender Health 102: Transgender Patient–Provider Relationships is the second in a seven-course learning series, reviews behavioral health issues pertaining to transgender, gender non-binary, and intersex individuals. It is designed for health care, behavioral health, and public health practitioners administrators, and leaders who wish to enhance their capacity to serve the transgender community in their practice.

At the conclusion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Identify components to provide culturally friendly and culturally competent transgender healthcare
  • Define key terms including: gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, transgender, gender non-binary, intersex, and cisgender
  • Describe the elements to create a transgender-inclusive physical environment in a clinic or hospital
  • Recognize how overall healthcare experience of transgender patients is derived from healthcare provider-patient interactions, staff-patient interactions, and the physical environment of a healthcare organization.