Christina Malecka, MA LMHC
1904 Third Ave., Suite 609
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LGBTQ, Artists, Performers, Activists
gay men, lesbians, bisexual, trans women, trans men, genderqueer folks, people of color, people in recovery, people with disabilities, active drug users, sex workers
Gender Neutral Restrooms?
Comprehensive intake forms that include a patient's chosen name and gender pronouns?
Clinic uses a patient's chosen name (as opposed to their legal name) on their chart?
Trans standard of care used:
Whatever works best for my client - lean toward ICATH
Staff Trained in LGBTQ Issues?
I have pursued a lot of training in LGBTQ sensitivity, am a member of the community, and give trainings myself on working with queer folks.
Staff Trained in Racial & Cultural Issues?
Leticia Nieto, Undoing Institutional Racism, CARW, ongoing reading, thinking and talking
What does your clinic do to make the space welcoming and inclusive for LGBQ-identified patients?
Everything I can from the magazines in my office to my intake forms. My space is queer space. I am currently trying to get my office building to designate an all-gender bathroom.
What does your clinic do to make the space welcoming and inclusive for trans- and genderqueer-identified patients?
Please describe the ways in which you are involved in LGBTQ community outside of your practice (ex: Do you attend conferences on working with LGBTQ clients? Are you involved in local organizations that serve these communities? etc).
I participate in the Ingersoll Gender Center Consult Group and am a queer therapist that consults with other queer therapists. I am a member to the LGBTQ community.
What else do you want potential patients to know about you or your clinic?
I have special sensitivity to people impacted by mono sexism.