Trauma-specific Tools

Web Resources

Reed Eye Movement Acupressure Protocol (REMAP) –

Brainspotting –


FtM, MtF, Genderqueer, Trans* Identity

Web Resources

ACLU – Transgender Rights –

Check It Out Guys – info on cervical health for trans men –

FORGE Forward – For Ourselves Reworking Gender Expression –

Gender Spectrum – children, youth, and families –

Gianna E. Israel Gender Library –

Hudson’s FTM Resource Guide –

Intersex Society of North America –

The International Foundation for Gender Education –

Lambda Legal – Bending the Mold (action kit for transgender students) –

The National Center for Lesbian Rights:  Transgender Law Project –

National Resource Center on LGBT Aging –

National Center for Transgender Equality  –

Trans 411 – Centralized transgender information –  Online magazine of health and fitness for transsexual and transgender people –

Transexualidad – Disforia  –

TransYouth Family Allies –

The World Professional Association for Transgender Health –


Local Resources (Austin & Central Texas)

Transgender Education Network of Texas –

The Central Texas Transgender Society –

Outyouth –

San Antonio Gender Association –

The University of Texas Gender & Sexuality Center (GSC) –

Monthly MtF Support Group – Paula Buls, LCSW – Transformations Psychotherapy

Monthly FtM Support Group – Katy Koonce, LCSW – Transformations Psychotherapy

Bi-Monthly Support Group for Partners of Trans People – Monrovia Van Hoose, LCSW – Transformations Psychotherapy


Shamanism, Intuitive Healing Gifts, Sensitivity

Web Resources

Sandra Ingerman – Author of ‘Soul Retrieval’ and ‘Welcome Home’ –

Shaman Links –

Elaine Aron, PhD – The Highly Sensitive Person website –

Ted Zeff, PhD – Author of “The Strong, Sensitive Boy” –

Judith Orloff, MD – Managing sensitivity from an energetic perspective –

Caroline Myss, PhD – Energetic management –

Sharon Heller, PhD – Managing sensory defensiveness/sensory integration issues –

Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Resource Center –

The SPD Companion – E-Newsletter addressing adult and adolescent SPD –


Local Resources (Austin & Central Texas)

Karen Hutchins, LPC, and Cicada Recovery Services – Nurturing Our Gifts/Discovering Our Gifts – Monthly support group for those working with their psychic/healing gifts –

Gerry Starnes, MEd, and Shamanic Passages TM  –

Ravens Grove Foundation for Healing – Trauma & PTSD from a psycho-shamanic perspective –

Austin Area SPD Alliance –


Creativity, Movement, Play

Web Resources

American Dance Therapy Association –

The Center for Touch Drawing –

Contemplative Dance/Authentic Movement –

InterPlay –

5 Rhythms Global –


Local Resources

Austin Body Choir –

Ecstatic Dance Austin –

Mystical Painting with Thinned Oils – Mickie Bellah –

Interplay – Barbara Jo Stetzelberger, LCSW, BC-DMT – (contact Barbara Jo directly for updated calendar of events regarding InterPlay, specifically)