Episode 19: Trans(forming) AFAB Lives with Quinton Reynolds

Episode 19

Trans(forming) AFAB Lives with Quinton Reynolds

In Episode 19, Erin Everett, NP-C, welcomes Quinton Reynolds, the Lead Organizer of Trans(forming), an Atlanta non-profit organization for members of the AFAB (assigned female at birth) community. During the episode, the two discuss Trans(forming)’s mission to help serve AFAB individuals who are intersex, trans masculine, gender nonconforming and/or non-binary.

About This Episode

In episode nineteen of Exclusively Inclusive, Erin Everett, NP-C, interviews Quinton Reynolds of Trans(forming), an Atlanta non-profit organization for members of the AFAB (assigned female at birth) community. Established 2007, Trans(forming) is a membership-based organization led by trans men, intersex, gender non-conforming people of color, wrongly assigned female at birth (including those who ID as male/ man) and those who are questioning.

During the episode, Erin and Quinton discuss Trans(forming)’s mission to bring awareness around sexual health in AFAB individuals, de-stigmatizing HIV and gender diverse people, and de-stigmatizing negative characteristics for AFAB people when it comes to sexual health. Quinton gives an overview of the work the organization does to help educate medical providers on trans-friendly intake procedures, as well as the importance of PrEP for HIV prevention for members of the AFAB community.

Later in the episode the two discuss the need for pregnancy prevention education for AFAB individuals and the process of updating a resource guide of transgender friendly providers. The two discuss Quinton’s involvement with the Trans Stopping Violence project,¬† to help prevent violence against transgender women.

Rounding out the episode, the two discuss discrimination against transgender individuals in the workplace, as well as important subjects around gender marker and name changes on birth certificates, drivers licenses and passports.

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Trans(forming) AFAB Lives with Quinton Reynolds