Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Counsellors, Sociologists, networking with the transgendered community itself.
28-30th. August, 1998
Each of the four previous biennial GENDYS conferences have proved to be, not only a premier forum for all of the transgender community and professional and lay carers, but also a stimulating social occasion.
|GENDYS '98 will again be held at Hulme Hall, Manchester
The conference will be privileged to welcome many internationally renowned speakers on the subject of gender dysphoria.
There will be a choice of seminars and workshops, covering as wide a range of subjects as possible.
The Programme so far
Among these will be Jed Bland, Autopoesis, Mr. Michael Royle. (Surgeon), Dr Michel Segers. (Plastic surgeon. Belgium) M to F in Brussels, Dr. Russell Reid. (Consultant Psychiatrist), Dr. Michael Haslam. (Psychiatrist) What use Psychiatrists? Diana Aitchison. (Women of the Beaumont Society Helpline for Partners), Tracie O'Keefe. (Psychotherapist, hypnotherapist) Psychological Development Beyond Sex & Gender Realignment, Rev. David Horton. (Chaplain to the Network) Healing the Leper, Dr. Richard Ekins. (TG Archive) Telling Transgendered Body Stories, Jean Pepper, Transvestism - Some Positive Aspects, Alice Purnell. (Counselling Psychologist), Frank Hannah. (FTM Contact, PFC Activist) and Press for Change have promised to provide a speaker.
Call for Papers.
We have to warn you that speakers volunteer to give their services free, and pay their conference fee, accomodation and expenses. However, if you have a presentation you would like to give, or ideas for a workshop, please let us know.
Hulme Hall offers superb facilities. These include a 300 seat tiered lecture
hall and accomodation in a number of en suite bedrooms.
For full details, please write to BM GENDYS, London WC1N 3XX,
The conference fee for the two days is £90 per person, including morning and afternoon coffee and midday meal
The optional dinner and disco is £20 per person.
Accomodation on campus (bed and breakfast) is: Single standard £24, Single en suite £36, Twin en suite £54, per room per night (Friday, Saturday, Sunday, as required)
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