The Value of Psychotherapy for the Transgender Client

BY CASEY WEITZMAN, M.A., L.M.F.T. In the last several months l have had to endure reading articles from the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and other publications that have saddened and embarrassed me about the community. In fact, I have never felt that there is much of a “community.” And now that the…

What is Beautiful by Casey Weitzman, M.A.

Sometimes when I’m working late, I’ll spend time on the internet checking out new restaurants, and local events in and around Los Angeles. I can’t tell you how many restaurants I’ve tried or how many shoes, belts, coffee makers, little spoons, bowls, wine glasses or doggie bowls I’ve purchased. I’ve attended political fundraisers, gone indoor…

“To Be or Not To Be”

Do you prefer to exist in the world as “trans*” or as the gender you have transitioned to — or…? A complex issue discussed with varying takes in a group therapy setting. BY CASEY WEITZMAN, M.A., L.M.F.T. According to the Merriam-Webster Online Directory, “stealth” is defined as a secret, quiet and clever way of moving…