Prerequisite: 2SLGBTQ Foundations Course

Strongly recommended prior to this course: Transition-related Hormone Therapy in Primary Health Care OR Foundations for Trans-positive Counselling (Adults and Seniors).

IMPORTANT: content does not apply to jurisdictions outside of Ontario, Canada.

Duration: 4 hours

Content Level: Intermediate

Target Audience: Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, Registered Social Workers, Registered Psychologists, and students of these disciplines only. These are the five professions designated by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care to make referrals for transition-related surgeries. 

Mainpro+ Certification: 4.0 Mainpro-M1 credits (Ontario only)

Fee: CAN $40  

IMPORTANT: There is NO refund or exchange for cancellations. 

Summary: Learning to conduct surgery planning visits with patients and make referrals for transition-related surgeries in Ontario, Canada.

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain transition related surgeries
  • Understand the system of trans surgical care in Ontario
  • Apply the WPATH SOC criteria for surgery
  • Conduct surgery planning visits
  • Complete the MOHLTC Request for Prior Approval for Funding SRS Form
  • Write a transition related surgery referral letter

IMPORTANT: Please do NOT pay for this course unless you belong to one of the target audience professions. If you do not fit the criteria you will not be able to register for the session and there will be NO REFUND for your payment. 

Please note that capacity is limited to 20 learners per session to ensure a good learning environment 

2022 sessions

SOLD OUT Wednesday, October 19 from 1 pm (EST) to 5 pm (EST)