Gender Awareness training sessions - Thursday 14th March 2019

Our next external training sessions in Southampton are as follows;

Thursday 14th March 2019
2-5pm Introduction to Gender Awareness
6-9pm Working with trans clients OR Counselling trans clients (one of these will run depending on demand)

Each session is for three hours, with a break in the middle; tea and coffee are provided. All attendees will receive brief course materials and a CPD certificate. The cost is £40 per person per session (reduced fee of £60 for both sessions if undertaken on the same day). Concessions; £20 per person for voluntary organisations, £10 per person for students and unwaged.
If you are unable to make this date, we generally run courses on the second Thursday of each month.

Please feel free to share this information with any of your colleagues or contacts who may be interested.

We also offer bespoke training courses, an example of which is a 3-hour training course at your place of work for up to 15 people for £300 plus expenses.

If you would like to book, or would like further information on any of our courses, please contact us on 01489 589111 or email

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Chrysalis Training

Chrysalis has supported transgender people and their significant others since 2005 through exploration of gender identity and transition
Keeping up to date with the latest research, policy and social change for transgender people Chrysalis offers expert training on the most current topics.

Trans+ Awareness
Working with Transgender Clients
Counselling Transgender Clients
Working with Significant Others
Bespoke training courses
Toolbox talks

Book a standard 3 hour course at your place of work for up to 15 people for £300 + expenses. Toolbox talks are expenses only
Open training courses run monthly in Southampton on the second Thursday of each month at 2pm-5pm and 6pm-9pm. £40 per session professionals, £20 charity and £10 students
All 3 hour course attendees are provided with a Certificate for Professional Development

Contact the Chrysalis office team for booking or more info
01489 589111

Transgender Awareness
This 3 hour training course provides an introduction to terminology, an understanding of the science behind gender identity, the process of transition and the impacts of being transgender on an individual.
Inform your practice and come away with practical policy writing tools

Working with Transgender Clients
A 3 hour course for those supporting transgender people with targeted triad work informed by Chrysalis’ expert knowledge of the experiences of transgender people seeking support. Suitable for social workers, support workers and other care professionals

Working with Significant Others
A 3 hour course looking at the challenges faced by those affected by someone else’ transition. Suitable for accommodation professionals, advisors and those working with the general public

Counselling Transgender Clients
A 3 hour course for counsellors who wish to develop their practice. Run by a qualified Person-centred counsellor and psychotherapist and supervisor with over seven years experience working with trans clients and counsellors supporting trans clients

Toolbox talks
A 20 minute introduction to gender awareness and the support Chrysalis offers to transgender people and their significant others