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I'm quite sure I picked up the wrong one on my way out the door....

Friday, May 1, 2009

Transition Resources

This is a work in progress...  please check back for new links as they are noted and added....


Transgender Basics - Understanding what it means to be Transgender - Great Video

http://gaycenter.org/gip/transbasics/video

One stop shopping for Name and Gender Change in Massachusetts

Massachusetts Transgender Political Commision



 Changing sex marker on a birth certificate - Listed by state

http://wiki.susans.org/index.php/Changing_sex_on_birth_certificates_in_the_US



Transgender 101: A primer page

http://www.wikihow.com/Respect-a-Transgender-Person



Listing of Diagnosis Codes for Doctors and Therapists for Billing



An excellent resource page for all who are transgender

http://www.transgendersoul.com/



Traveling by Plane - What you need to know from the TSA

http://www.tsa.gov/travelers/airtravel/assistant/transgender.shtm



Changing Your Passport:

http://www.tsroadmap.com/reality/passport.html#us

http://travel.state.gov/passport/get/first/first_5100.html



Changing Gender Marker with Social Security:

http://ssa-custhelp.ssa.gov/app/answers/detail/a_id/1667/~/change-gender-on-your-social-security-record



Helpful Videos for Developing a Female Voice

Get the GRAM Voice Analyzer
Tutorial on YouTube


Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund

http://tldef.org/


 Transgender Benefits at the Workplace...

Transgender-Inclusive Benefits: What are Clinical Guidelines?

https://w3.hrc.org/issues/workplace/benefits/14356.htm




If you work for a company that has 15 or more employees in it, you are eligible to file a discrimination report if you feel you have been fired or let go for the reason of simply being transgender:

Have you been discriminated against in the workplace?



LGBT Laws and Protections vary by state.... Find out what your state has to offer and where it may be deficient:

http://transgenderlawcenter.org/equalitymap



Transgender students now protected under Title IX against discrimination

Videos With A Meaning

"Is that good...being like everybody? Isn't that the same as being nobody? ....There's got to be more to life than just that...."
Number 12 Looks Just Like You

"We must cut out all that is different, like a cancerous filth"
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder

"After a time, you may find that having, is not so pleasing a thing after all, then wanting. It is not logical, but it is often true"
Amok Time