Resources for Professionals
Mermaids provides the below resources and information as a reference point for professionals supporting a gender non-conforming or transgender young person. This information is provided as an introduction, and is not intended as a replacement to comprehensive diversity training, including guideance on how best to support gender-diverse children and young people.
Mermaids provides trans-inclusive diversity training to schools, organisations, health professionals, public bodies and private companies. If you would like to find out more about how Mermaids can support your organisation, please fill out our contact form or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This quicklink should take you to the summary page of the course and if you select ‘Start Gender Variance’ the page will route you through to a login page – if you are not registered with the eLearning Platform you are given the option to register for free after which you will be able to access the course (free of charge). Although the registration form asks for GMC or NMC number this is not a required field and can be left blank allowing anyone to access the course.
Child and Adolescent Services:
Gender variant children and young people in care
Dr Helen Webberley - (takes patients aged 16 and over)