SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
TRANSGENDER COUNSELING

L I N K S

Watch Dr. Milrod talk about transgender issues on Dr. Phil

Watch Dr. Milrod talk about transgender therapy on the Alexandra Show


Christine Milrod, Ph.D. on KNX 1070 News Radio June 12, 2013.

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Transsexual Road Map is a travel guide to set priorities and choose your route.

First time visitors should start here.


Click here for Links to Leading Transgender Organizations


Providing an array of information services, educational materials, advocacy training and technical assistance of the highest quality.


The International Foundation for Gender Education is a major resource on all topics related to transgender, transsexuality and cross dressing.


This site is designed to empower transsexual women by providing factual information, informed opinion, and personal narrative.


FTM Alliance of Los Angeles, Inc., is a community-based organization dedicated to empowering the female-to-male [FTM] transgendered community, and to increasing the visibility and acceptance of FTMs in Southern California. We provide resources, support, and leadership opportunities to people assigned female at birth or in childhood who no longer feel that label is complete or accurate, as well as our significant others, families, friends, and allies. Through education, advocacy, and activism, we are committed to creating a society where everyone is free to choose and express their own gender.


FTM International provides information and support for female-to-male-identified individuals at various points along the transvestite-transsexual continuum.”


Tri-Ess, for Heterosexual Crossdressers, their Spouses/Significant Others, & their Families.



PFLAG

PFLAG (Parents and Friends of Lesbians And Gays) is a national organization with chapters in most major cities. It has recently extended its interest to loved ones of the transgendered as well.


The Transgender Law Center (TLC) is a civil rights organization advocating for transgender communities. Every day we connect transgender people and their families to technically sound and culturally competent legal services, increase acceptance and enforcement of laws and policies that support California’s transgender communities, and work to change laws and systems that fail to incorporate the needs and experiences of transgender people.


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www.transequality.org

National Center for Transgender Equality: Dedicated to advancing the equality of transgender people through advocacy, collaboration and empowerment.


 www.wpath.org

WPATH is the official worldwide organization dedicated to the understanding and treatment of gender identity disorders.


Center for Gender Sanity

The Center for Gender Sanity provides a consulting service for transsexuals who plan to transition on the job, along with education to corporations and their employees.


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Trans Youth Family Allies
Trans Youth Family Allies empowers children and families by partnering with educators, service providers and communities to develop supportive environments in which gender may be expressed and respected. We envision a society free of suicide and violence in which ALL children are respected and celebrated.


The Center OC
For 40 years The Center OC has been advocating on behalf of the Orange County LGBT community, working to ensure its well-being through a wide variety of programs and services, such as support groups, youth groups and other low-cost activities.


 

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S U R G E O N
R E F E R R A L S


Gary Alter, MD


Curtis Crane, MD


Dr. Charles Garramone


Toby Meltzer, MD


Pierre Brassard, MD


P S Y C H I A T R Y
R E F E R R A L


Jeffrey Gandin, MD


SUPPORT GROUPS:


L.A. GAY & LESBIAN CENTER

Since 1971 the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center has been building the health, advocating for the rights and enriching the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.

The Center’s wide array of services includes: free HIV/AIDS care and medications for those most in need; housing, food, clothing and support for homeless LGBT youth; low-cost counseling and addiction-recovery services; essential services for LGBT-parented families and seniors; legal services; health education and HIV prevention programs; transgender services; cultural arts program and much more.
http://www.lagaycenter.org


CROSSDRESSER HETEROSEXUAL INTERSOCIAL CLUB

P.O. Box 17850, Long Beach, CA. 90807. Phone: (714) 812-3236.

www.chicladies.org

info@chicladies.org

For heterosexual CD’s, their wives, and friends. Support and friendship. Good security. Meetings, parties, dinners, and classes. Sponsor public educational programs . Meetings held 2nd Saturday night of each month for members and approved guests. Publishers of CHIC CLIPPINGS.


INTERNET SUPPORT GROUP FOR S.O.’S OF TRANSMEN

This net based support group is for Significant Other’s of transmen or Masculine Transgendered persons. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FTMSOs OR
http://FTMSOs-subscribe@yahoogroups.com


NEIGHBORHOOD ALLIANCE

of bisexual, gay, lesbian, straight and transgendered people. Social support, education and political advocacy organized by the Neighborhood Church, Unitarian Universalist of Pasadena. 301 N. Orange Grove Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91103 (626) 449-3470.


NEW BEGINNINGS/TG TALK.

Various support groups in Los Angeles sponsored by Minority Aids Project. For information on days and times, call MAP at (323) 936-4949.


ORANGE COUNTY TRANSMEN

Rap group that offers transmen and others a chance to network, socialize, access resources, and get updates on current female-to-male transsexual/transgender community activities and information. Meets last Sunday night of each month at 7pm.
The Center Orange County
12832 Garden Grove Blvd. Suite A
Garden Grove Ca. 92843
(714) 534-0862
Call The Center for directions or any other info.


PSGV TRANSGENDER SUPPORT

Located at 401 S. Main Street, Suite #104, Pomona, CA. 91765. Phone: (909) 620-8987 All M-F, F-M transgenderists, their significant others, friends, and everyone else interested are welcome to attend. Support group meeting held at the Pomona/San Gabriel Valley Gay & Lesbian Center every Tuesday at 7:30. Meetings are free of charge but a donation is requested please.


TRANSSEXUALS IN RECOVERY

AA Meeting every Saturday at 8:30pm
Van Ness Recovery House
1919 North Beachwood Drive
Hollywood 90028
Call Patrick or Sandra at (323) 466-7916 or
(323) 463-4266.


TRANSGENDER CONVERSATION GROUP.

A safe place to drop in, meet and talk. Sponsored by the Gay & Lesbian Center. 2nd and 4th Thursdays of every month 8-10pm. The Village at 1125 McCadden Place, Los Angeles, CA 90038 (1 block east of Highland, 1 block north of Santa Monica). Call (323) 860-7302 for more info.


UCLA TRANS RAP GROUP

UCLA Trans Rap Group is open to trans-people of all types, their friends and their families who are students or staff from any university. It meets during the school year on Tuesdays from 8-9:30. Contact transbruins@yahoogroups.com to subscribe to the mailing list.


VAN NESS HOUSE

Support (rap) groups, transitioning workshops. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday meetings start at 6:30pm. Food and beverage provided. Diverse group – ethnicity, economic level. 1136 North La Brea Avenue in West Hollywood (La Brea and Santa Monica Blvd. next to Rite Aid Pharmacy. Call (323) 463-1601 for more information.


BeingME

BeingME is a support, and peer discussion group that confronts issues important to MTFs as well as other transgender persons and/or their loved ones, while helping them to learn about and understand themselves. Examples of discussions we have engaged in have centered around our feelings of loss, victories, guilt, fear and societal acceptance or denial of us. While BeingME is not a therapy group, we attempt to deal with issues concerning the inner development of the person, allowing and encouraging self exploration during the transition journey.
BeingME is open to all MTFs as well as all other transgender persons, their family members, significant others and loved ones. If you or someone you know would like to attend, we meet on the 1st & 3rd Friday of every month from 7:30 to 9:30 P.M.
There is no charge for attending, however we do ask for a small voluntary contribution from those who can afford it.

Location:

The Center Orange County
12752 Garden Grove Blvd., Suite 101
Garden Grove CA 92843

Directions: From Garden Grove Blvd. turn south on Partridge and turn left into the first driveway. We are in the same building as the “Emergency Pet Clinic”. There is usually plenty of parking available. Enter the building at the middle and proceed down the hallway until you find Suite 101.

Transgender & Questioning Youth Group

A support group for ages 12-24

Held at:

The Youth Drop-In Center

12800 Garden Grove Blvd., Suite F

Garden Grove, CA 92843

(714) 590-3140

For more info contact Sean.


TRANSGENDER YOUTH CLINIC LOS ANGELES

The Division of Adolescent Medicine at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles has provided transyouth prevention services since 1996, and is the largest and most experienced clinical program in the United States. Our unique multidisciplinary care approach includes a dedicated team of case managers, psychologists and physicians who are committed to treating gender questioning and gender transitioning youth. The clinic currently provides services for approximately 100 youth between the ages of 10 and 25 who are gender questioning, preparing for transitioning, or actively transitioning. Our transgender youth come from a range of socioeconomic backgrounds, and ethnic backgrounds include Caucasian, African American, Asian and Latino.

Go to: http://www.transyouthla.com/index.html or contact Clinical Intake Coordinator Sandy Peacock at (323) 361-5372 for an appointment.

New support group for parents of transgender youth

This free, confidential group is for parents and guardians and other caretakers (grandmothers, foster parents) whose children identify as transgender or gender-questioning, or who just express their gender in ways you have trouble with. Come to share your story and find support among other adults whose children are exploring and struggling with the difficult issue of gender identity. Please do not bring your children with you; this is a group for parents, caretakers and family only.

Conference room, 4th floor

Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

5000 Sunset Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90027

This group is a project of FTM Alliance of Los Angeles and Childrens Hospital Los Angeles. For more information, please call 323-669-2390.


Tel: (310)281-9658
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