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Texas Health Action Texas Health Action, a nonprofit organization based in Central Texas, is hiring for various roles.
Texas Health Action is the parent organization of Kind Clinic, TeleKind, and Waterloo Counseling Center, three programs that serve the LGBTQ community in Austin and San Antonio. Kind Clinic is a free clinic that provides gender affirming HRT prescription and monitoring as well as PrEP, PEP, HIV treatment, and STI testing/treatment. TeleKind is a free telemedicine service serving anyone in the state of Texas who needs HRT, PrEP, or HIV treatment. Waterloo Counseling Center is an LGBTQ-affirming and HIV-competent counseling service that offer sliding scale options as well as accepting most insurance plans.
Open roles currently include: Community Health Worker, Marketing Manager, Medical Social Worker, Triage Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, Staff Accountant, and more.
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Transgender Mental Health
Boston Children's Hospital The Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH) is offering a Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Transgender Mental Health for a highly motivated and skilled social/behavioral scientist or epidemiologist. The fellowship is one year with possibility of renewal for a second year. The fellow will work directly with Dr. Sabra Katz-Wise, PhD and her team on an NIH-funded study that aims to examine associations between prejudice experiences and substance use and mental health outcomes at the intersections of sex assigned at birth, race/ethnicity, and sexual orientation, among binary and nonbinary transgender young adults who participated in the 2015 U.S. Transgender Survey. The fellow will be responsible for ongoing research activities such as developing analysis proposals, conducting data analysis, and writing manuscripts. In addition, the fellow will participate in grant writing and the development of new projects, and facilitate research productivity of graduate students and junior research team members. It is expected that the fellow will apply for additional funding during the fellowship. The fellow will have a Harvard Medical School postdoctoral appointment and access to resources, training, education, and mentorship opportunities at partner institutions and organizations, including the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Fenway Health, and the Harvard SOGIE Health Equity Research Collaborative. The fellow will also have the opportunity to participate in the Leadership and Education in Adolescent Health (LEAH) fellowship, based in the Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine at BCH. Applications are particularly encouraged from historically underrepresented groups, including transgender and/or nonbinary individuals.
Clinical Research Specialist I (full-time)
Boston Children's Hospital The Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine is seeking a Clinical Research Specialist I to work with faculty researcher Sabra Katz-Wise, PhD on her ongoing research in LGBTQ+ adolescent/young adult health. We are looking for someone who is passionate about LGBTQ+ health and has interest and experience in both survey research and qualitative research.
COMMUNICATIONS AND FUNDRAISING MANAGER
Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition This role will primarily focus on communications and financial support that allows MTPC to deliver on our agreed streams of work as articulated in our strategic plan
Night staff on the crisis line and information
Interligne Interligne is looking for someone specializing in active listening to provide a listening and information service. The Help Line and Information Team responds to LGBTQ + people and anyone else affected by sexual and gender diversity by adopting the principles of active listening.
General Obstetrics & Gynecology Research Fellowship
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences offers a two year fellowship to train and prepare general obstetrician gynecologists to pursue a clinical research career in an academic department.
Clinical investigation includes a broad range of content and methods with human subjects such as patient-oriented, translational, epidemiologic, behavioral, outcomes, implementation or health services research. Any research topic within the scope of practice of general obstetrician gynecologists is appropriate for the fellowship training.
At the end of training, fellows will have a strong foundation in the design and conduct of clinical research with the necessary mentorship and resources to advance their career. Fellows will be well positioned to obtain extra-mural funding to launch an academic career with a focus on clinical investigation.
Fellowship Director Vanessa Jacoby, MD, MAS Associate Professor Email: Vanessa.email@example.com.
Thundermist Health Center Thundermist Health Center is a large FQHC with 3 locations across the state of Rhode Island which serves 55,000 patients. The Trans Health Access Team is a multi-disciplinary team comprised of medical providers, behavioral health providers and support staff who provide care for our Trans patient population. The program is 6 years old and is currently serving over 1300 active patients. The Trans Health Access Team supports patients of Thundermist Health Center including those who identify as transgender, genderqueer & non-binary through an Informed Consent based treatment model in an intergraded primary care setting. The Behavioral Health Clinician for the Trans Health Access Team is an integral member of this team, they have advanced clinical and cultural competency expertise with the trans community and knowledge of trans community resources and needs. Must be a Master's level clinician who is licensed or license eligible (LCSW, LMHC, MFT, etc.). This position is an expansion of our BH team which currently includes 6 BH clinicians, 2 peer navigators and a community facing policy/education specialist and wellness program assistant. Benefits include: sign-on bonus, relocation expenses, student loan repayment, low deductible/ trans inclusive health insurance.
Coordinator, LGBTQ2S Youth Housing Support Services
The 519 PRIMARY FUNCTION Reporting to the Manager, Public Interest and Legal Initiatives, the LGBTQ2S Youth Housing Support Services Coordinator will oversee the immediate and ongoing support needs of LGBTQ2S individuals aged 16-29 who are experiencing, or at risk of, homelessness through the provision of a range of intervention options, crisis management, and case plan services. This position will support self-determination, empowerment, and dignity, with the goal of facilitating long-term housing stability. This position will play a significant role in supporting LGBTQ2S Youth in finding and maintaining housing.
Trans Job Network
SFLGBT Center A program that helps transgender people gain employment
Gender Wellness Navigator
ChristianaCare Assess patient gender related needs at time of first contact. Assist patients with navigating the ChristinaCare system. Assist with organizing changes in ID documents and surgical letters from behavioral health providers for patients.
Digital Exhibit Designer Trans Activism Oral History Project
Chair in Transgender Studies This full-time three-month position, starting in mid-September 2021, is funded by a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council grant supporting the LGBTQ Oral History Collaboratory. This position will develop an exhibit framework, select objects, create metadata, and write a narrative for an online exhibit of transgender oral history and activism with selected rare print and archival material from the Transgender Archives. Posting Closes August 23, 2021
Psychologist - Gender Multispecialty Service (GeMS) and Behavioral Health, Endocrinology, and Urology (BE-U)
Boston Children's Hospital The Department of Psychiatry at Boston Children’s Hospital is seeking a highly motivated psychologist to provide clinical care in the Gender Multispecialty Service (GeMS) and the Behavioral Health, Endocrinology, and Urology (BE-U) Programs at Boston Children's Hospital.
This full-time position is primarily consultative and entails working within interdisciplinary groups to provide assessment and guidance for the treatment of gender diversity for children, adolescents and young adults in the GeMS Program and differences of sex development/intersex (DSD/I) conditions for infants, children, adolescents, and young adults in the BE-U Program. Clinical expertise is required in working with both children and adolescents as well as with families. Particular expertise in gender diversity/transgender health and/or DSD/I conditions would be a significant asset, but the only key assets are enthusiasm and willingness to learn.
The applicant must possess a Massachusetts Psychologist Provider license prior to assuming the position. Graduation from an APA/CPA-approved doctoral programs and internships is required. Appointment at Harvard Medical School as Instructor, Assistant or Associate Professor will be commensurate with experience and will require ongoing teaching.
Applicants should send a letter detailing relevant experience and a current curriculum vitae to the attention of Courtney Kellogg, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Boston Children’s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115. (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Boston Children’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Indigo Gender Counsellor
Indigo Gender Service This is an exciting opportunity to be part of Indigo Gender Service! Your key role will be to provide psychological therapy treatment and mental wellbeing support for trans, non-binary and gender variant people, as well as carrying out associated administrative duties.
Indigo Gender Service is setting the national standard for a pioneering, localised and person centred primary care led partnership that collaborates with trans, non-binary and gender variant people to reach their full potential.
Your key role will be to provide psychological therapy treatment and mental wellbeing support for trans, non-binary and gender variant people, as well as carrying out associated administrative duties. You will work closely with other members of Indigo Gender Service, such as Care Navigators, to deliver on the core responsibilities of the Greater Manchester trans health service specification. You will have good knowledge of holistic care interventions in a trans health setting and robust experience of supporting trans and gender non-conforming people as a therapist.
This role is working for a service specifically designed by and for trans and non-binary communities. As such. we believe lived experience of being trans and/or non-binary, and having experienced NHS gender transition services, will be hugely valuable. Whoever we employ for this role will need to demonstrate a deep cultural understanding of the needs and experiences of trans and non-binary people.
Senior Social Worker- Gender Affirming Surgery Program
NYU Langone To qualify you must have a Masters Degree in social work, or its equivalent (e.g. a higher degree from a social work program that is registered by the New York State Education Department as qualifying for licensure), from a recognized college or university program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) New York State licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or pending examination with application having been approved by the licensing board for the LCSW examination or a New York Education Department-issued limited permit (for employees hired with an LCSW from another state with New York State LCSW obtained during probationary period). Minimum of four years of post LMSW experience as a social worker in the health care field. If working in Gender Affirming Surgery, must have at least 2 years experience in an out-patient mental health facility/environment. If working in Palliative Care, must have post-masters certificate or fellowship in Palliative/End of Life Care from an accredited program..
Boston children's hospital Project manager for trans health grant