The 2017 Annual Statewide Integrated Care Conference in California featured an LGBT track.
The conference was held October 25-26, 2017 at the Hilton Universal City Hotel.
Beck Gee-Cohen, MA, LADC conducted a workshop entitled “Sentenced to Injustice: Trans People and the Trauma of Incarceration” which addressed the disparities of TGNC people entering the current jail/prison system, what current conditions look like in prison, and the conditions that are awaiting TGNC people after release. It also addressed current concerns such as substance use, mental health, and trauma of incarceration. The presentation also looked at the resiliency of trans people and efforts being made to change the institution of incarceration as it is today.
Learn more at: www.uclaisap.org/COD