Authentically YOU: Self Love for LGBTQ+ Youth & their Families
Friday, September 25, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
*Free VIRTUAL Event* Kristen Campbell, Vice President of Milford Pride, interviews the inimitable Tony Ferraiolo, well-known Life Coach, trans youth advocate, and trainer. Listen in on their conversation about learning to be and love your most authentic self. This talk is geared towards LGBTQ+ youth, young adults, and their families but all are welcome in this space.
Please pre-register for Zoom event! [ PRE-REGISTER ] ABOUT TONY FERRIAOLO Tony is known as a compassionate and empowering Life Coach and a motivating and thoughtprovoking trainer. Since 2005 Tony has provided trainings to over 30,000 people around the country. Tony has dedicated himself to training educators on providing a safe and respectful space for transgender children in a school environment. He encompasses a unique ability to make light of a sometimes-challenging situation which puts his audience at ease to fully participate in his trainings and leaves his audience with a greater awareness of how to move forward in supporting their students, staff, and co-workers.
In 2008 Tony started several support groups to support transgender youth and their families, the groups meet concurrently, providing a complete support system for these families, drawing families from New York and throughout New England. Since 2008 these groups have served over 950 families.
Tony is the subject of the award-winning documentary “A Self-Made Man” and the Author of the book series “Artistic Expressions of Transgender Youth”. He also hosted the A&E miniseries Transitioning, where he coached three transgender young adults through social transition, and most recently was a Contributing Author, Springer Publication “Pediatric Gender Identity” Overview and Terminology.
In 2019 he received his teaching certification in Mindfulness and incorporates mindfulness in all of his trainings.
Tony is also the Co-Founder of the Jim Collins Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides financial assistance to transgender people for gender-confirming surgeries.
You can find more information at http://tonyferraiolo.com/