Each week the CSPH highlights an upcoming workshop, conference, and other continuing education opportunity pertaining to sexuality, gender, or reproductive justice issues. This week we are featuring the 2012 Gender Spectrum Family Conference, “Think Outside the Boxes: Expanding Our Understanding of Gender.”
Who: The Gender Spectrum
What: Think Outside the Boxes: Expanding Our Understanding of Gender
Where: Doubletree Hotel & Executive Meeting Center (Berkeley-Marina)
200 Marina Blvd.
Berkeley, CA 94710
When: July 13-15, 2012
Why: The Gender Spectrum Family Conference celebrates gender diversity for all children and youth. The weekend-long conference will focus on the needs of gender nonconforming children and teens, their family members and other loved ones, and the allied community of professionals. The Gender Spectrum offers several different ticket packages, including an extremely discounted rate through age 19 and a family ticket. The Gender Spectrum is also offering scholarships to help cover the cost of the conference. For more information on scholarships, please visit the scholarship application page by the July 7, 2012 due date. The conference features several different programming tracks, including adult programming, family support, teen programming, tween programming, and kids programming. Each program is focused on that age group, for that age group. Please visit here for more information.