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Transgender Voice and Communication Group

Monday, October 26, 2015
6:00pm – 7:30pm

Repeats weekly until 11/30/2015.

Storrs Campus
Phillips Communication Building; Room 107

Transgender Voice and Communication Group

For individuals pursuing vocal and communication changes related to gender identity

* A discussion and practice group

* Facilitated by a speech-language pathologist and speech-language pathology graduate students

* An opportunity to use new vocal and communication qualities in a safe and confidential environment

* Role playing with audio and video recording

* Feedback from peers and facilitators using recordings

* Share experiences regarding communication challenges

* Gender specific breakout discussions

* Individual sessions targeting voice transition are also available through the UCONN Speech and Hearing Clinic-Please call to inquire

* Individuals at any point in their gender transition are welcome

Fall Topic: This semester we will focus on both non-verbal and verbal communication. We will explore the various components of voice and how non-verbal communication contributes to the perception of masculinity and femininity.

Mondays; 6:00 - 7:30p.m. September 14, 2015 – November 30, 2015

Storrs Campus

Phillips Communication Building

850 Bolton Road, Unit 1085, Storrs, CT 06269

Room #107

* * The cost for the group is $25 for the fall semester * *

Please RSVP to the Clinic Office: 860-486-2629 or via e-mail at speech&hearingclinic@uconn.edu

Contact:

860-486-2629; speech&hearingclinic@uconn.edu

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