• Health, social services and education professionals
• Practical guide
A.J. Lowik and the Fédération du Québec pour le planning des naissances (FQPN)
Release Date and Last Update
2018 (no update as of the review date)
This manual has been created for professionals working in the fields of sexual and reproductive health in British Columbia, especially those working in abortion service provision. Perhaps you are new to the discussion of trans-inclusivity—this manual will introduce you to who trans people are, and the kinds of reproductive health needs that some trans people have. Perhaps you are working on operationalizing trans-inclusivity in your workplace—this manual will provide you with some practical suggestions on how to make your space more welcoming and prepare you and staff members to provide competent care to your trans clients. Wherever you are in your learning, and whether you work in abortion services in an administrative or clinical capacity, you will find something in these pages for you.
Lowik, A.J. and the Fédération du Québec pour le planning des naissances. (2018). Trans-Inclusive Abortion services: A manual for providers on operationalizing trans-inclusive policies and practices in an abortion setting. Retrieved from http://med-fom-ysh.sites.olt.ubc.ca/files/2018/06/Trans-Inclusive-Abortion-Services-BC.pdf
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It should be noted that this document identify resources and certain realities specific to the province of British Columbia. As for the French version, it is adapted for the province of Quebec. The English version, which was written after the French one, had some slight modifications made, thus increasing somewhat the information.
Some spelling and grammar errors were noticed.