Schedule

The 2017 conference schedule will be posted in late spring 2017. Below is the schedule for the 2016 Gender Odyssey Family conference. You can also view Workshop descriptions and Presenter bios.

Looking for the Teen Track? Check it out here.

Friday, August 5, 2016

Room 8:30 – 8:50 9:00 – 10:30 10:40 – 12:10 12:10 – 1:20 1:20 – 2:50 3:00 – 4:30 4:50 – 5:45
616/617 Welcome to Gender Odyssey TYFA Research: Parents Report on Their Kids
Pardo, Keo-Meier & J. Olson-Kennedy
Tunnel Vision and the Checklist
A. Olson-Kennedy & Landon
LUNCH Schools & Public Accommodations
Orr
Outside the Binary
J. Olson-Kennedy & A. Olson-Kennedy
KEYNOTE

Geena Rocero

615 Parents in Transition
Kaufman
Helping Your Gender-Expansive Child with Teasing
Tando
Puberty Suppression: What, When & How?
J. Olson-Kennedy
Changing ID Documents
Orr
619 Buddy Up
Lena & Tiffany
Holistic Care for Trans Kids
Burleton
Dealing with Family Rejection
Jackson
All in the Family
Angello
620 A Dad’s Place, Pt 1
Davis
How Did I Get Here?!
Angello
Car Talk
Landon & A. Olson-Kennedy
My Kid Has a Crush—Now What?
Sullivan
GO Session Head to Toe Health You’re Doing What!? API Trans Folks in Community US Trans Survey
GO Session Transition on the Job Getting the Grade    To Survive on This Shore: Trans Elders Photography Trans Family Forum
6C KIDS CAMP KIDS CAMP

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Room 8:30 – 10:00 10:10 – 11:40 11:40 – 12:45 12:45 – 2:15 2:25 – 3:55 4:10
616/617 Navigating the “Human Barrier” in Schools
Key & Orr
LUNCH Cross Hormones
Metzger
Stories From the Front
Teen Panel
KEYNOTE

Maddie Deutsch

615 Assessing Gender Identity in Teens
Angello
Just a Boy, Just a Girl
Landon & A. Olson-Kennedy
Navigating IEPs & 504s for Your Child
Fortunati & Orr
618 Trans Youth and Sports
Yerke
Consciously Parenting Your Gender-Expansive Child
Tando
From This Day Forward
Film
619 I Love My Daughter but I Miss My Son
Junejo & Gillis
Looking Ahead
Trans Adult Panel
A Dad’s Place, Pt 2
Tobias
620 Christian Parents of Trans Kids
Jackson
Public Activism and Trans Youth
Jackson
Mutual Admiration Committee
Mary & Sarah
GO Session Trans Fertility & Family Building Father Stories Bathroom Culture War Estrogen 101
GO Session Shining Stars: Film Shorts Spirituality

Chest Surgery: Show & Tell

Celebrating Femininity from Non-binary Perspectives
6C KIDS CAMP KIDS CAMP

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Room 9:00 – 10:30 10:40 – 12:10 12:10 – 1:30 1:30 – 3:00 3:15 – 5:00
616/617 Gender Google I (12 and under)
A Olson-Kennedy & Landon
Gender Google II (13+)
A Olson-Kennedy & Landon
LUNCH

Really? Surgery for Teens? Pros & Cons                        Panel of Experts

Major!

Closing Film

615 Having Difficult Conversations
Jackson
Self Care for Parents of Trans Youth
Keating
Parent to Parent
Gillis
619 So I Read Some Scary Stuff That Said…
West & Blades
Trans Adults: A Snapshot in Time
Adult Panel
A Dad’s Place,
Pt 3
Davis
620 10K Dresses to George: Books For Trans Kids
Hennessey
Fertility for Transgender Youth
Schivell
 
GO Session It’s Not Just a Phase Transition YOUR Way Some Time Ago
GO Session After the Dust Settles Unpacking Stealth Celebrating Bodies Outside the Norm
6C KIDS CAMP KIDS CAMP

Last updated 06/22/16. Schedule subject to change.

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