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Hopeful Times

These are hectic, hopeful, powerful times. Millions of people are mobilizing in mass protests against police violence. People who have been passively sympathetic to movements for social justice are starting to get mobilized. And we have a wealth of wisdom to draw on in doing this work in a respectful, responsible, complex and intersectional way. […]


Coming Up in November:

Exploring Identity through Expressive Arts Nov. 12, 6-9pm at Art Rage Gallery, Syracuse, NY Registration is required – about 10 spots remain as of 10/30.   Understanding Trans Identities and Experiences Nov. 13, 6-8pm at Syracuse University in cooperation with the SU LGBT Resources Center   Nothing About This is Binary: Trans Allyship and Coalitions […]


Updated Resources from Think Again

Check out our recently updated handouts available for download: Trans/gender glossary of terms Trans/gender bibliography Trans Etiquette … and as always, if you have an update or new resource to suggest, just get in touch.


Open Workshops in Philadelphia, October 11-12

Think Again is offering 3 great workshops through the William Way LGBT Community Center’s Way Gay U on October 11-12: Exploring Class and Classism in LGBT Communities – This workshop is an opportunity to build dialogue about a topic many of us have been taught not to talk about: class and money. What class differences […]


Class Inequality and Trans Communities

Check out Davey‘s article on Class Action‘s blog: Transgender issues have received more sympathetic media attention in the past few months than ever before. While so many people are paying attention to trans issues for the first time, this seems like an important moment to draw attention to an issue that’s at the heart of many of […]


Queer Theory and Social Work

What does it look like to teach queer theory to social workers? Historicizing seemingly-permanent ideas about gender and sexuality; questioning our assumptions about inherent traits of people; and applying a queer lens to every aspect of social work practice. 70 first year MSW students Smith School for Social Work jumped into this conversation with us […]


School’s Out … Back to School!

  School has just wrapped up, but it’s already time to start planning fall trainings! Think Again offers trainings for student staff, residence life staff, and other college personnel such as “Trans* 101” How to be a Trans* Ally Sex, Culture and Community (especially for res life staff) Collaborative Leadership: Working Together to Make Stuff […]


Kudos

Feedback from last week’s training for therapist-interns on working with trans* clients: This was an amazing training! I wish we could have been in an all day training or weekend workshop [rather than a 90 minute in-service]. Thank you for creating a safe and nonjudgmental space for us to learn and question and learn some […]


Class Card Game Pilot workshop

Could you have this much fun talking about classism and cross-class relationships? We did! The next opportunity to play / pilot the game will be Thursday, May 22, 6-9pm in Oakland, CA. You’ll go home with your own draft copy of the game, plus extra info and tools to help you bring the game to […]


Moving!

  Think Again’s headquarters (and Davey) will be relocating to the Northeast in July. We’ll still be available to travel, but it will get harder (and more expensive) to schedule West Coast work. If you’re on the West Coast and you’ve been considering a training or short-term consultation … how about May or June? Samples […]