SEP 21, 2017 Transgender Ban

On September 21, 2017

We discussed the Transgender ban and we walked away with the following take away points:

Being "Lost in the woods" is better when you are with a group.

There are support groups at both USU and just up the street at WR

Support from leadership is valuable

Accession policy will not likely change

 

Feel free to review the following resources that we discussed during the meeting:

The original Transgender Policy

Latest statement from Secretary Mattis

For people struggling with the continuous change or feelings of exclusion consider these sites to help with resilience:

Resilience Training

11 Skills and Attitudes Can Increase Resilience

How to Boost Resilience in Midlife

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