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Services

 
 

Counseling

The Transgender Center of the Rockies offers competent gender-affirming individual and group counseling. Treatment is focused on providing support for substance use and mental health concerns. Our clinicians represent a diverse approach to therapy with various training and backgrounds, all grounded in trauma-informed care and through the shared experience of being queer ourselves. Clinicians work with clients to develop treatment plans in order to work towards clients goals. For payment we take Medicaid or offer a sliding scale.

therapy groups

Trans & Mindful: Monday, 5:00-6:30pm
Mental health group focused on Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

Acceptance & Liberation: Wednesday 5:00-6:30pm
Substance use group focused on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Gender Euphoria: Thursday 5:00-6:00pm
Mental health group focused on gender identity and gender transition


WPATH letters

TCR can help with the World Professional Association of Transgender Health Standard of Care (WPATH-SOC) letters required by some doctors and medical professionals prior to starting hormone replacement therapy or undergoing gender affirmation surgery.

WPATH Standards of Care


Peer-led support groups

Peer-led support groups are an opportunity to get together with other gender-expansive individuals, socialize, form community and discuss various topics. Check our calendar for descriptions of the peer groups and meeting days/times.

groups Offered:

Monday: Non-Binary Group

Tuesday: Transition Group

1st Tuesday of the Month: SOFFA Group

Wednesday: Trans and Allies

Thursday: Young Adult Group

3rd Saturday: Social Support Group

1st and 3rd Sunday: Trans-masculine Group


Employment readiness and case management

Join Melissa Crocker, our employment specialist, on Thursdays and Fridays for employment case management sessions. Schedule an appointment to get support on resumes, cover letters, disclosure letters, interview practice, strengths building or any other support finding a job. Contact Melissa at mcrocker@mhbhc.org

 

Medical services

TCR partnered with Salud Family Health Centers to offer on-site medical evaluation for gender-affirming care with Dr. Jerrica Kirkley (she/her/hers).  Services are intended for transgender and gender diverse/non-conforming/non-binary individuals of all ages and include hormone therapy, puberty blockers, letters for surgery, PrEP (Truvada for HIV prevention) and STD testing.  Dr. Kirkley parks the Salud Mobile Clinic at Mile High Behavioral Healthcare, 4242 Delaware St., the first Thursday afternoon of each month.  Thirty minute appointments are available (beginning times) 3–5:30pm.  Scheduling an appointment is recommended as walk-ins are not guaranteed they will be seen. Call 303-761-0200 to schedule an appointment. 


Mat

Medication Assisted Treatment uses various medication to help individuals with addiction. Medications offered for treatment are
• Antabuse
• Buprenorphine/Suboxone
• Campral
• Vivitrol

The healthcare providers at Front Range Clinic have primary care backgrounds and can also assist with general medication needs.


Prep

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis, or PrEP, is a daily medication that drastically reduces the risk of contracting HIV. Approved for use by the CDC, PrEP is available with a prescription from a physician. The Transgender Center of the Rockies partners with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to reach out into the LGBTQ+ communities in the Denver metro to create awareness of PreP. The TCR offers a one-on-one discussion on PrEP to help individuals decide whether it part of a strategy that suits your sexual health life, as well as providing logistical assistance, getting connected to care, and funding the cost of medication.


Pique Social Group

A fun and powerful program creating a safer, healthier and supportive community for Denver’s LGBTQ youth. We offer educational outreach events, special speakers and presentations, community service projects, dances, parties, game and movie nights, and more. PIQUE creates an empowering environment with the top priority of bringing people together to have a great time at drug and alcohol-free social events .