Queering Up Reproductive Spaces
July 18, 2020 | 8am-11am PST/ 11am-2pm EST
July 19, 2020 | 8am-11am PST/ 11am-2pm EST
6 Hour ONLINE WORKSHOP (2 x 3 hr workshops)
“Twenty-eight percent of transgender and gender non-conforming individuals report facing harassment in medical settings, and 19% report being refused medical care altogether due to their transgender status, with even higher numbers among communities of color.”― National Women’s Law Center
This discrimination extends into reproductive health care resulting in many folx feeling reluctant or unsafe accessing these gendered spaces.
Develop the skills, knowledge and language necessary to create queer and trans-inclusive services across the full spectrum of reproductive care.
Course fee $247 and takes place live in our online Zoom classroom.
Payment plans available until July 11th. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
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There are limited full and partial scholarships available. To apply, email Eri@BirthBruja.com with a short share about who you are and why you want to attend.
About the Facilitator:
king yaa (pronouns: they/them/king!) is a black, genderqueer, queer, masculine of centre being who has birthed three humans. They are a Jamaican, raised in Toronto, Canada and currently occupy space in Cape Town, South Africa. Their work is grounded in and informed by intersectional feminism, anti-oppressive, trauma-informed care, body liberation and sex positive frameworks. king yaa centres their work on the intersections of queer wellness and dignity. Their offerings include gender affirming bodywork, somatic coaching, movement for resiliency, full spectrum birth support, transitioning companion and as well as training intentional health and wellness providers with LGBTQ+ competencies, specializing on queer, trans and non-binary individuals, to create safe and inclusive practices.
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Eri Guajardo Johnson birth doula, rape crisis peer counselor, wellness coach, community organizer, and host of the Birth Bruja Podcast.