Intro to Transgender Issues: Substance Abuse

On February 20, 2013, Cristan Williams (TFA) and Sandy Jones (HACS) gave a presentation on Substance Use issues within the trans population at the Texas Association of Drug Court Professionals Conference. Working with transgender clients can raise fundamental questions of policy. A trans client’s presence can challenge long held assumptions and belief systems about the very nature of gender....

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Karaoke Contest!

Karaoke Contest!

An event to benefit The Transgender Center! All tips go to the Transgender Center! Only the top 2 “tip earners” move on to the finals! Come out and tip me to the finale! Wed 10/24/12 10p @ Guava Lamp (570 Waugh Drive). $500 Grand Prize awarded @ The Finale Show: Thurs, Oct 25th, 9p @ JR’s. RSVP on...

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Revised Mental Health Standards of Care for those working with Transgender Clients

Revised Mental Health Standards of Care for those working with Transgender Clients

WPATH, (formerly the Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria Association) has  just issued the latest version of the Standards of Care (SOC) since the last edition came out in 2001. These new guidelines provide the highest standards of health care for health professionals to assist transsexual, transgender and gender nonconforming people to achieve lasting personal comfort with their...

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TENT Meet & Greet at the TG Center

TENT Meet & Greet at the TG Center

TFA and the TG Center are proud to open our doors to the Transgender Education Network of Texas. Chair Woman Katy Stewart and her board will be in Houston on January 28th for a board retreat and are inviting everyone to come meet them and find out more about their organization. The Transgender Education Network of Texas is an organization dedicated to furthering the education of gender diversity...

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Annual HTGA Thanksgiving Potluck

Annual HTGA Thanksgiving Potluck

Since 1994, HTGA has offered a safe and supportive space for Houston’s transgender community to meet. Tonight, HTGA will once again host the community’s traditional HTGA Thanksgiving Potluck. There’s no cost to attend. RSVP on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/events/180401818713260/   WHAT:   Annual HTGA Thanksgiving Potluck WHERE: Transgender Center, 604 Pacific, Hou, TX...

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