LGBT Resources

Transgender

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Trans Health Guide

A comprehensive guide to safer sex, relationships, and reproductive health for trans or non-binary people and their partners. Copyright © 2016 Florida State University

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University Health Center

The University Health Center staff is able offer initial medical evaluations for hormone therapy and maybe able to assist you with a prescription. Clinicians can administer hormonal therapies ordered through the Health Center's pharmacy or brought by students from their coordinating physician/pharmacy. For more information, please consult with staff of the Health Center or contact the LGBTRC.

(706) 542-1162

University Health Center

Women's Clinic

Gynecological exams are an important part of your total health care. To ensure a safe and comfortable exam, the Health Center offers these exams both in the Women's Clinic and in other Primary Care Clinics as needed. Individuals who identify as FtM who prefer not to be seen in the Women's Clinic may set up an appointment for the exam in a different clinic after consultation with their own PCP.

(706) 542-8691

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Trans Lifeline

Trans Lifeline provides culturally competent services to Trans and gender nonconforming people in crisis; they work with stakeholders within and without the Trans community to end the plague of Trans suicide; they empower Trans people to help other Trans people in the darkest moments of their lives.

(877) 565-8860

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All Gender Bathrooms

The LGBT Resource Center, EOO, and many student volunteers have compiled a list of All Gender and/or single stall restroom facilities on-campus. If you know of any other gender neutral restroom facilities on-campus, please contact the LGBTRC, so it can be added to the list. NOTE: All the restrooms at the University Health Center are single-stall and marked for All Genders.

(706) 542-4077

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Counseling & Psychiatric Services (CAPS)

CAPS offers short-term individual, group, and couples therapy, psychiatric evaluation and medication monitoring, psychological assessment, and makes referrals to campus and community resources when appropriate. CaPS Liaison for the LGBTRC is Dr. Shannon Bowles.

(706) 542-2273

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University Housing

The Director of the LGBT Resource Center works directly with the Department of University Housing to review all requests for accommodations. Students desiring to make a request for accommodations or who are open to having a transgender roommate may contact the LGBT Resource Center.

(706) 542-1421

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National Center for Transgender Equality

The National Center for Transgender Equality is the nation’s leading social justice advocacy organization winning life-saving change for transgender people. NCTE was founded in 2003 by transgender activists who recognized the urgent need for policy change to advance transgender equality.

202-642-4542

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Office of the Registrar

The Office of the Registrar works with students to make official name changes and sex designation changes for students. Contact the Registrar to set up a time to discuss your individual
needs.

(706) 542-4040

Athens Trans Resource Guide

The purposeof this guide is to help find doctors, therapists, lawyers and others that are trained and knowledgeable regarding the needs of transgender people in the Athens area. It is designed to make life a bit easier by putting the resources you may need within easy reach.