LGBTQ2IA+ Resources for Healthcare Workers


American Psychological Association

Alberta Health Services

Canadian Professional Association for Transgender Health

Center of Excellence for Transgender Health

Endocrine Society

Trans Care BC

Rainbow Health Ontario

Registered Nurses’ Association of Ontario

World Health Organization

World Professional Association for Transgender Health

Continuing Medical Education

Institute for Sexual Minority Health

  • Trainings (Some modules available for continuing education credit from the Ordre des psychologues du Québec (OPQ).)

GLMA: Health Professionals Advancing LGBTQ Equality (previously known as the Gay & Lesbian Medical Association)

Rainbow Health Ontario

National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center


Literature Searching


McGill University Library

MUHC Libraries

Research Groups

Campbell Collaboration

Further Reading

A clinician’s guide to gender identity and body image: practical support for working with transgender and gender-expansive clients. Heidi Dalzell & Kayti Protos, 2020.

Affirmative Counseling With LGBTQI+ People. Misty M. Ginicola, Cheri Smith & Joel M. Filmore, 2017.

Black LGBT Health In The United States: The Intersection Of Race, Gender, And Sexual Orientation. Lourdes Dolores Follins & Jonathan M Lassiter, 2017.

Improving the Health Care of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People: Understanding and Eliminating Health Disparities. Fenway Community Center.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgender Healthcare: A Clinical Guide To Preventive, Primary, And Specialist Care. Kristen L. Eckstrand & Jesse M. Ehrenfeld, 2016.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual And Trans Health Inequalities: International Perspectives In Social Work. Julie Fish & Kate Karban, 2015.

LGBTQ Cultures: What Health Care Professionals Need To Know About Sexual And Gender Diversity. Michele J. Eliason & Peggy L. Chinn, 2018.

LGBT Health: Meeting The Needs Of Gender And Sexual Minorities. K. Bryant Smalley, Jacob C. Warren, & K. Nikki Barefoot, 2018.

Trans And Non-Binary Gender Healthcare For Psychiatrists, Psychologists, And Other Health Professionals. Christina Richards & James Barrett, 2021.

Transgender And Gender Nonconforming Health And Aging. Cecilia Hardacker, Kelly Ducheny & Magda Houlberg, 2019.

Trauma, Resilience, And Health Promotion In LGBT Patients: What Every Healthcare Provider Should Know. Kristen L Eckstrand & Jennifer Potter, 2017.

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