Thu, Oct 28|
Understanding Non-Binary Identities
Genderqueer. Epicene. Gender trash. Non-binary. The ways that people create language to describe their gendered selves and experiences is amazing! Having so many words and terms can be overwhelming and confusing. In this session we'll talk about non-binary experiences and identities.
Time & Location
Oct 28, 2021, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
About the event
Genderqueer. Epicene. Gender trash. Non-binary. The ways that people create language to describe their gendered selves and experiences is amazing! Having so many words and terms can be overwhelming and confusing. In this session we'll talk about non-binary experiences and identities, giving participants a chance to learn and ask questions about life outside the binary. Objectives: 1. Participants will learn techniques for becoming more fluent with non-binary language. 2. Participants will understand some of the experiences in the non-binary community. 3. Participants will be able to ask questions about non-binary identities and experiences. Levels: Beginner, Intermediate Tracks: Older Adults/Persons with Disabilities, Family & Youth HUD Category: Effective Communication (Additional Recommended Training Area) Presenter: Ev Evnen Ev (they/them) is a white, Jewish, trans person, originally from Lincoln, NE, with a decade stop in Boston. Ev is an experienced facilitator on issues including racial justice, LGBTQ+ topics, and how we have difficult conversations across differences. They believe that honest conversations about how we are both different and similar can lead to deep and needed healing. Ev thinks that our differences are our superpowers and dreams of a world where difference is celebrated and not subjugated. Ev holds an MPP and MBA from the Heller School of Social Policy and Management at Brandeis and a BA from Wesleyan University. They live in Denver with their two scruffy dogs, Max and Ziggy. Certificates will be issued following completion of the feedback form/session test which will be sent to you following the webinar via email. Note - this is a NERSC CEU. We have applied for MA-NASW CEUs. Payment, Cancellation & Refunds: All webinars require payment via credit card at the time of registration. You will receive a confirmation and receipt. If needed, then you can provide these to your organization for reimbursement. Attendees can cancel up until 2 days prior to the start of the webinar for a $30 refund. The $5 cancellation fee is to cover event and credit card processing fees. NERSC Webinars supported by CHFA, VHFA, Maine Housing, MassHousing, Rhode Island Housing and New Hampshire Housing.