Remember: Local resources have supports, but if they are not the right one, the may know of other resources in the area.
The Mazzoni Center
To provide quality comprehensive health and wellness services in an LGBTQ-focused environment, while preserving the dignity and improving the quality of life of the individuals we serve. Therapeutic resources are available to individuals, couples, and families. Recovery services, support groups, and internship programs are also available.
LGBTQ owned and operated, Emerge Wellness is a private therapy practice located in Center City, Philadelphia. Founded in 2013, they provide LGBTQ+ adolescents, adults, couples, and families with quality therapy in a safe and empathetic environment. Their therapists identify as community members or strong allies and are competent in areas of concern to this community.
William Way LGBT Community Center
Incorporated in 1974, the William Way LGTQ Community Center has a long history of providing support, resource, and connection to the LGBTQIA+ community. Resources include peer counseling, a Trans Resource Center, a Cyber Center, and wellness programs among others.
Their goal is to be a safe place for you to find the help you are looking for and to experience real life changes, from understanding your gender identity, beginning your gender transition, coming out to family/friends/work, understanding your sexuality, navigating your work during transition, getting letter for gender affirming surgery, helping to access doctors for hormones/and or surgery, or participating in family therapy for members who are struggling with your gender identity/transition.
Equilibria’s psychologists in Philadelphia are trained to work with all members of the LGBTQ community as allies. They utilize an integrative, strength-based treatment model to address each individual’s set of unique issues associated with the issues they face.
Threshold Wellness is a collection of professionals dedicated to providing health-based services and education to Fishtown residents and beyond. Offerings include: therapy, massage therapy, holistic health approaches, osteopathic medicine, occupational therapy and workshops. We see therapeutic touch as a necessity, the connection between mind, body, spirit, and creativity integral, and are dedicated to being fully present with you.
National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network
The National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network (NQTTCN) is a healing justice organization that actively works to transform mental health for queer and trans people of color in North America. NQTTCN offers a database full of therapists who offer specialized support to people of color within the LGBTQIA+ community.
GLMA (Formerly known as Gay and Lesbian Medical Association)
GLMA is a major force in the effort to ensure the health and well-being of LGBTQ individuals and families. This resource offers a national listing of providers who support the LGBTQIA+ community. GLMA also offers education, opportunities for connection, and advocacy.
Association of LGBTQ+ Psychiatrists (AGLP)
We are a community of psychiatrists that educates and advocates on LGBTQ+ mental health issues. Our goals are to foster a fuller understanding of LGBT mental health issues, research and advocate for the best mental health care for the LGBT community, develop resources to promote LGBT mental health, create a welcoming, safe, nurturing, and accepting environment for members, and provide valuable and accessible services to our members.
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