Sara Reid

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Areas of expertise: Health and mental health, gender identity and gender affirming healthcare, diversity, trauma, cross-cultural communication, harm reduction, healthcare navigation, social justice

Bio: Sara is a Health Educator, Support Group facilitator, Boston Healthcare For the Homeless Board and Consumer Board Member, writer, a proud parent of two grown children and grandmother of four. She identifies as a woman of transgender experience. Sara speaks and does trainings on transgender issues, including teaching medical and behavioral health providers how to provide gender affirming healthcare. Sara determined to become part of the solution from the beginning of her transition two decades ago. Outside of work Sara is a self trained botanist, forager of wild plants and fungi, loves Ancient History and experimental archaeology. She sews her own cloths, and writes a blog on Facebook covering topics of interest to her with an emphasis on disseminating information among leaders of the Transgender Community.