SNAPSHOT: trans inclusion in mental health & addictions services

SNAPSHOT: trans inclusion in mental health & addictions services

This snapshot from Addictions & Mental Health Ontario provides mental health and addictions service providers with information and best practices for trans-inclusion.

Author: Addictions and Mental Health Ontario Website: https://amho.ca/snapshots/ Publish Date: 2018 Languages: .Resource Type: .Resource Topics: , .Target Audiences: , , . Last Modified: 2018-09-25

Trans people face disproportionately high rates of mental health and addictions issues, yet face many barriers to care
including violence, harassment and discrimination. This snapshot provides mental health and addictions service providers
with information and best practices for trans-inclusion. Including trans people in services is not just important in order to
provide services to those who most need it, but a legal obligation under the Ontario Human Rights Code.