Non-Binary Pronouns & Hormone Therapy Options

Episode 11

Non-Binary Pronouns & Hormone Therapy

In Episode 11, Erin Everett, NP-C, discusses the need for gender affirming healthcare for Non-Binary patients. During the episode Erin gives an overview of Non-Binary Pronouns, ways for healthcare providers to be more accommodating of Non-Binary patients, as well as gender affirming treatments including Non-Binary HRT, Birth Control, and Surgical options.

About This Episode

In episode eleven of Exclusively Inclusive, Erin Everett, NP-C, provides insight on the need for more understanding and accommodation of Non-Binary people in both the healthcare setting, as well as in society as a whole.

During the episode, Erin gives an overview of Non-Binary terminology including terms like Gender Fluid, Gender Ambiguous, Pangender, Neutrois, Gender Bender, Gender Blender, Gender Expansive, Genderqueer, and Androgynous. She also discusses the usage of Non-Binary Pronouns They/Them, Xe/Xer, and Per/Pers. Erin talks about the need for healthcare providers to allow non-gender-conforming and Non-Binary people to identify their preferred gender and pronouns.

Later in the episode, Erin covers important gender affirming options for Non-Binary people including hormone replacement therapy and managing for the desired results such as breast bud formation, hair growth, and voice deepening. She also covers the need for Non-Binary patients assigned female at birth to  seek birth control options such as Progestin, IUDs, and surgical options such as Uterine Ablation or Hysterectomy.

Rounding out the episode, Erin talks about Low-Dose hormone options for Non-Binary HRT, non-surgical ways to relieve dysphoria such as tucking, packing, and binding, as well as her desire for society to be more accepting of Non-Binary people and the breaking down of gender social constructs.

Non-Binary Pronouns & Hormone Therapy