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Laura A. Jacobs, LCSW-R, Photos, images, activist, psychotherapist, presenter, author

Current Projects

A listing of the few projects currently occupying my 'copious' free time.


Chair, Board of Directors, the Callen-Lorde Community Health Project

Kink Guidelines Workgroup

A project to develop clinical guidelines for the mental health care of people engaged in kink activities and lifestyles.

  • Text Review Committee

  • Stakeholder Outreach Committee

WPATH Standards of Care, Version 8

  • Nonbinary and Genderqueer Workgroup

Advanced Mental Health Institute: Trans Mental Health Provider Training

The development of the first comprehensive training program in transgender mental health care facilitated by members of the transgender and gender nonbinary community.

Papers Intended for Publication:

  • Body Autonomy as a Human Right: Informed Consent in Transgender Care

  • Informed Consent at the Edge: Gatekeeping, Countertransference, and Lessons from a Complex Case