LGBTQ+ Inclusion Trainings

LGBTQ 101, Gender & Pronoun 101, Advanced LGBTQ Best Practices, Know Your Rights, Increasing Family Acceptance, and Sexuality & Gender Identity Development courses that fulfill California state law requirements for corporations, schools, healthcare, child welfare, & clinical CEUs.

Cultural Humility Training

Anti-bias, anti-racist, and cultural awareness trainings for a variety of professionals, including Confronting Microaggressions & White Supremacy in the Workplace, and an all-day Interrupting the Cycle of Oppression training for providers.

Other Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Consulting

Policies and procedures, quality assurance, and user experience language consulting, curriculum development, and manuscript reviews on LGBTQ inclusion, mental health, religion, and spirituality.

From the corporate office to educational institutions to non-profit organizations, I have the facilitation skills and expert knowledge to inspire lasting change for your community.

I am an LGBTQ training consultant who supports the LGBTQ workplace inclusion, anti-bias, and cultural awareness efforts of institutions. I am passionate about supporting organizations and individuals in increasing their capacity for cultural humility and social justice-informed systemic change. I offer educational trainings and LGBTQ workplace policy expertise with an emphasis on practical skills, identity awareness, and personal empowerment. I regularly work with corporate diversity, equity, and inclusion officers and LGBTQ affinity groups, offering virtual LGBTQ inclusion trainings worldwide, and in-person diversity and inclusion trainings in San Francisco, Oakland, Silicon Valley, and the San Francisco Bay Area. As the president of the Trans Bodies, Trans Selves national board, I work with thought leaders in gender inclusion in legal, clinical, medical, & faith communities across the United States. As a transgender man and LGBTQ training consultant, I bring personal, professional, and academic perspectives to diversity & inclusion work. I have contributed to several academic publications and presented at conferences nationwide. I offer special expertise in LGBTQ spiritual trauma and abuse, and LGBTQ inclusion for faith communities. I look forward to working with you!

LGBTQ training consultant Kelsey Pacha
  • What is gender-affirming care?

    Parents, providers, & lawmakers all over the United States are asking the question, “What is gender-affirming care?” Many of these adults have been confused by damaging myths about transgender & nonbinary children, resulting in a flood of state laws criminalizing gender-affirming care for minors. Gender-affirming care is a range of medically necessary, evidence-based social, psychological,

    June 19, 2023 in LGBTQ
  • The Most Damaging Myths About Transgender Kids

    This piece was published in LGBTQ Nation on April 19, 2022. In the first three months of 2022, nearly 199 anti-trans pieces of legislation have been proposed, after a whopping 147 in 2021. These laws prohibit, punish, or severely limit medical transition, athletic involvement, bathroom access, and identity privacy among providers and educators. The reality is that

    May 9, 2022 in LGBTQ
  • LGBTQ Pride Month Trainings: Book Now!

    June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month, a celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer communities around the world. Thousands of parades, fairs, and other gatherings happen around the world every June to commemorate the Stonewall Bar uprising, which occurred in June 1969, representing, for many, the beginning of the LGBTQ Rights Movement. Many businesses and other institutions offer

    March 31, 2022 in LGBTQ
  • Trans Bodies, Trans Selves Second Edition Book Release!

    As the Board President of Trans Bodies, Trans Selves, I am ECSTATIC to announce the release of our second edition! Although the official release date is April 15th, pre-ordered copies from Oxford have already shipped & are in-hand to readers as we speak! Get your copy now! We’re even #1 in “Gay and Lesbian Studies”

    March 31, 2022 in LGBTQ

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