Laura A. Jacobs, psychotherapist, psychotherapy, therapy, public speaker, public speaking, writing, activist, LGBTQ, transgender, transsexual, transexual, genderqueer, gender nonconforming, gay, lesbian, BDSM, kink, gender, sexuality, HIV, AIDS, polyamory, poly, counseling, bereavement, grief
A project to develop clinical guidelines for the mental health care of clients involved in kink lifestyles and/or activities.
Text Development Committee
Stakeholder Outreach Committee
The World Professional Association of Transgender Health - Standards of Care, Version 8 Committee
Nonbinary and Genderqueer Workgroup
Modern Sex Therapy Institutes: Trans Mental Health Provider Certification
The development of the first comprehensive training program in transgender mental health care facilitated almost exclusively by members of the transgender and gender nonbinary community.
Papers For Publication - In Progress
Body Autonomy as a Human Right: Informed Consent in Transgender CAre
Informed Consent on the Edge: Gatekeeping, Countertransference, and Lessons From a Complex Case of a Transgender Woman Seeking Surgery