Inclusive Therapists is a collection of therapists who center the needs of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) and the 2SLGBTQIA+ community. They honor the full neurodiversity spectrum and advocate for mental health care accessibility for people with disabilities/disabled people. They offer a provider directory to assist in finding local therapists.
American Association or Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT) Find a Professional
AASECT is a not-for-profit, interdisciplinary professional organization. With its history of impeccable standards for training, experience and ethical behavior, AASECT is increasingly recognized as the guardian of professional standards in sexual health. AASECT’s provider directory can connect you to providers across the country competent in working with people across the LGBTQ+ spectrum as well as working with other sexual-related issues.
Finding an LGBTQIA+ Affirming Therapist: Questions and Answers to Help
This article from Heathline explains how to find a therapist who will affirm LGBTQ+ identities.
The Trevor Project was founded more than two decades ago to respond to a public health crisis impacting LGBTQ youth — a crisis whose magnitude is huge, and one that we have worked tirelessly to end. LGBTQ young people are more than four times more likely to attempt suicide than their peers, and suicide remains the second leading cause of death among all young people in the United States. The Trevor Project has become the leading global organization responding to the crisis of LGBTQ youth suicide.
GLAAD rewrites the script for LGBTQ acceptance. As a dynamic media force, GLAAD tackles tough issues to shape the narrative and provoke dialogue that leads to cultural change. GLAAD protects all that has been accomplished and creates a world where everyone can live the life they love.
GLBT National Hotline
The GLBT National Hotline provides a safe space that is anonymous and confidential where callers can speak on many different issues and concerns including, but limited to, coming out issues, gender and/or sexuality identities, relationship concerns, bullying, workplace issues, HIV/AIDS anxiety, safer sex information, suicide, and much more.
Trans Lifeline is a grassroots hotline and non-profit organization offering direct emotional and financial support to trans people in crisis – for the trans community, by the trans community.
Self-Esteem Resources for Nonbinary Adolescents and Teens
This article from Online Counseling Programs provides a wealth of self-esteem resources for nonbinary adolescents and teens, and their families.
44 Self-Esteem Resources for Nonbinary Adolescents and Teens
Resources for Allies and Transgender People in Tech
This blog post from University of Denver has a comprehensive list of resources for allies and transgender people in tech.
Emphasizing and Empowering the T in LGBTQ for Allies and Transgender People in Tech