Legal and Ethical Imperatives for Supporting Trans and Gender Expansive Youth

Citation data:

CONFERENCE: Law and Ethics Counseling Conference

Publication Year:
2018
Usage 5
Abstract Views 5
Repository URL:
https://dc.etsu.edu/etsu-works/2603; https://dc.etsu.edu/etsu-works/2605
Author(s):
Byrd, Rebekah J.; Milner, Rebecca; Donald, Emily
Tags:
LGBTQQIA; law; trans youth; gender expansive youth; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies; Student Counseling and Personnel Services; Gender Equity in Education
lecture / presentation description
Counselors are legally and ethically called to provide affirmative services to trans and gender-expansive youth. Counselors, whether working in schools, agencies or private practices, must affirm all clients. This presentation will provide counselors with legal and ethical information and resources for honing skills for supporting gender-expansive youth.