Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and introductory courses

The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust runs a number of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and introductory courses. They offer a broad spectrum of short courses and events that deliver high-quality Continuing Professional Development.

Read about all the CPD courses on the Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust website

Working with children, young people and families CPD courses

An introduction to working effectively with gender non-conforming young people


Date and time:  30/09/2019 in Leeds and 24/09/2019 in London

Fee: £75

Venue: NOTE: We run this course both in London and Leeds.

LEEDS - Tavistock Leeds Base, 8 Park Square East, Leeds, LS1 2LF - Monday 30 September 2019 (10am - 4pm)

LONDON - Swiss Cottage School, London, NW8 6HX - Tuesday 24 September 2019  (9:30am - 4pm)


This course provides a comprehensive and up‐to‐date introduction to understanding and supporting children and young people with pressing gender identity issues. 

Presentations from senior staff from the nationally‐commissioned Gender identity Development Service will cover a range of theoretical, clinical, practical and ethical issues in the treatment of young people with gender dysphoria. There will be a mix of lively and informative interactional teaching sessions on a wide range of topical areas, reflecting psychological, biological, developmental and social frameworks for understanding gender dysphoria in the under-18s.


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