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Working in the Expanded Triadic Model

A comprehensive program, this course provides foundational learning to prepare touch professionals to work with talk professionals and their clients using the Expanded Triadic Model. Previous experience and/or certification in the Somatic Arts is recommended.Students are encouraged to allow 3-6 months to complete the program and fully integrate learning objectives. 6 Modules; 30 Units including experiential exercises; Certificate of Completion is available at the successful completion of the program.

Fee: $1,500; Installment Plan Available |  30 Units over 6 Modules  |  Certificate of Completion from the Institute  |  Learn More

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Creating Gender-Affirming Care (The Complete 5 Part Series)

Join us on a journey as we learn about, integrate, and embody key concepts, skills, and capabilities that can prepare you and your colleagues to provide gender-affirming support, no matter your role or responsibility in your organization This training is ideal for professionals in somatic, mental health, medical, and related health and wellness services.

Fee includes access to live coaching sessions. Recording and resources will be available within 72 hours of each scheduled recording. Recording dates are 8 pm ET on the following dates: 5/21; 6/11; 6/25; 7/9; and 7/23.

Fee: $200 |  7 Hours of Recorded Coaching and Exercises  | Resource Kits  |  Certificate of Completion from the Institute  |  Learn More

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Group Coaching: The Need for Gender-Affirming Care (1 of 5)

In this group coaching session, Penn & Jules open the dialogue by sharing their recent somatic body work session experience in terms of both troubleshooting AND naming what was done well. Participants are invited to contribute to the conversation and share experiences and needs to help co-create subsequent sessions.

Recording date was 8 pm ET on 5/21.

Fee: FREE  |  1.0 Hours of Recorded Coaching and Exercises  | Resource Kits  |  Certificate of Completion from the Institute  |  Learn More

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Nuts & Bolts: Foundations of Gender-Affirming Care (2 of 5)

Penn & Jules share how to develop common language and background knowledge. They will outline better practices and useful information and resources to develop and practice an inclusive intake protocol from an intersectional lens.

Fee includes access to live coaching session. Recording and resources will be available by Saturday, June 15, 2019. Recording date is 8 pm ET on 6/11.

Fee: $75.00  |  1.5 Hours of Recorded Coaching and Exercises  | Resource Kits  |  Certificate of Completion from the Institute  |  Learn More

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Sustaining Gender-Affirming Care (3 of 5)

In this group coaching session, Penn & Jules guide the ongoing conversation by creating a safe space for participants to learn about how to recover from misgendering and other non-affirming faux pas or missteps. They also provide guidance on how to convey expertise through affirming signage, intake forms, and other in-clinic and in-practice materials.

Fee includes access to live coaching session. Recording and resources will be available by Saturday, June 29, 2019. Recording date is 8 pm ET on 6/25.

Fee: $75.00  |  1.5 Hours of Recorded Coaching and Exercises  | Resource Kits  |  Certificate of Completion from the Institute  |  Learn More

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Focusing on Non-Binary Identity (4 of 5)

In this group coaching session, Jules & Penn give historical and cultural context, academic and theory-based context, and socio-emotional lived experience perspectives to expand understanding and foster appreciation for the non-binary experience.

Fee includes access to live coaching session. Recording and resources will be available by Saturday, July 13, 2019. Recording date is 8 pm ET on 7/9.

Fee: $75.00  |  1.5 Hours of Recorded Coaching and Exercises  | Resource Kits  |  Certificate of Completion from the Institute  |  Learn More

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Affective Work in Fostering Gender-Affirming Care (5 of 5)

In this group coaching session, Jules & Penn share how each of us can challenge or refute binaries, encourage expansion of the gendered imagination, and offer additional resources. Affective reflection will also be offered and woven throughout the program, through the sharing of personal experience AND work with previous or current clients.

Fee includes access to live coaching session. Recording and resources will be available by Saturday, July 27, 2019. Recording date is 8 pm ET on 7/23.

Fee: $75.00  |  1.5 Hours of Recorded Coaching and Exercises  | Resource Kits  |  Certificate of Completion from the Institute  |  Learn More

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