Understanding and Welcoming Trans and Non-Binary Individuals in Perinatal Care


This workshop aims to help you make perinatal environments more inclusive for future trans and non-binary parents.

For whom ? This training is for you if you work in a hospital, medical clinic, fertility clinic, obstetric unit, birthing center, perinatal center, organization focused on perinatal care, GMF, CISSS, CIUSSS, or other perinatal resource.

Topics covered:

  • Basic concepts of LGBTQ2+ realities;
  • Research on transparental families;
  • Legal context;
  • Psychological and dysphoric issues;
  • Stigmatization during pregnancy, childbirth, and postpartum;
  • Impact of trans-affirmative surgeries on pregnancy and childbirth;
  • Appropriate language related to trans and non-binaries bodies;
  • Birth plan adapted for trans and non-binaries individuals;
  • Breastfeeding and chestfeeding;
  • Basic principles of interacting with trans and non-binaries individuals
  • How to become better allies in your environments;
  • And many more relevant elements !

Duration: 4 hours

To book this training or obtain more information, contact us at [email protected].