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Transgender Health- A WPATH Certified Training Course – Agenda

October 24th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Transgender Health- A WPATH Certified Training Course: Best Practices in Medical and Mental Health CareA Global Education Initiative (GEI) Sponsored by the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH)ChicagoNovember 5 – 7, 2015 Source: Transgender Health- A WPATH Certified Training Course – Agenda

The Year We Obsessed Over Identity

October 15th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

2015’s headlines and cultural events have confronted us with the malleability of racial, gender, sexual and reputational lines. Who do we think we are? Source: The Year We Obsessed Over Identity

The Only Good Binary Is an Exploded Binary

August 28th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Source: The Only Good Binary Is an Exploded Binary

How Changeable Is Gender?

August 22nd, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Our identity has a neural basis and exists on a spectrum. Source: How Changeable Is Gender?

‘I Am Cait’: Staging Empathy for Social Change

July 28th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Source: ‘I Am Cait’: Staging Empathy for Social Change

Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’ Reminds Us to Manage Emotions by Training Our Brain

July 27th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Thanks to neuroplasticity, we know that the brain’s structure and function can change throughout life, even as adults. It means you can train your brain to better manage which emotions surface when and for how long. So how do you move emotions like anger and sadness to the backseat to make room for more joy […]

Empathy Is Actually a Choice – The New York Times

July 12th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

It’s not that you can’t feel it. You just don’t want to. Source: Empathy Is Actually a Choice – The New York Times

Building Attention Span

July 10th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Technology-driven losses in attention span are interfering with our ability to become deep and complex people, according to this column, although there are also advantages to the fluid intelligence created by online activity. I see many people in my practice who work in tech and despite Brook’s assertions, they are quite capable of being “deep […]

Highlights from the Supreme Court Decision on Same-Sex Marriage

June 26th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

The Supreme Court ruled that the Constitution guarantees a nationwide right to same-sex marriage. Source: Highlights from the Supreme Court Decision on Same-Sex Marriage

The Patient I Abandoned

June 24th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

This is a beautiful post about the power of the human spirit and the therapy relationship Therapy is rife with difficult goodbyes. But this was the hardest. Source: The Patient I Abandoned

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