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Founder and Lead Consultant Addison Rose Vincent

featured in Qwear piece on Non-Binary Fashion

Posted 07.26.2019

 

Addison Rose Vincent was featured in an piece on fashion and styles beyond the binary for Qwear, a fashion blog and resource for the LGBTQ+ community. In the piece, Addison's yellow suit is showcased as an example of a way to make a statement: "Fitted suits are already a popular dapper trend, but reaching for a brighter color like red [or yellow] can definitely make you stand out." To learn more about fashion beyond the binary, please click on the following link.  

Addison Rose Vincent featured in interview by Ditch the Label on being non-binary, allyship, and Pride season

Posted 07.11.2019

 

Our Founder and Lead Consultant Addison was recently interviewed by Ditch the Label, an international organization working to end and prevent all forms of bullying. In their interview, Addison discusses their experiences as a visibly gender non-conforming person, the importance and origins of their advocacy, what allies can do to better support the community, and what Pride season means to them. To read the interview, please click on the following link.  

Founder and Lead Consultant Addison Rose Vincent

to facilitate workshop at the 2019 EDGY Conference

Posted 07.04.2019

 

We are proud to share that Addison will be leading a workshop and presentation on "Trauma-Informed Care for Transgender & Non-Binary Clients" at this year's EDGY Conference on November 8th in Los Angeles. This is Addison's second year presenting at the conference, and an amazing opportunity to educate and train mental health service providers on working with the LGBTQ+ community. For more information on the event and to purchase tickets,  please click on the following link.  

Addison Rose Vincent speaks on transgender panel at
Reach LA's Gay Men Discussion Group

Posted 06.25.2019

 

Yesterday at Reach LA in Downtown Los Angeles, Addison had the honor of joining activists Jazzmun Nichcala Crayton and Jaden Fields on a panel discussion of how gay men can be aspiring allies to the transgender and non-binary community. The discussion delved into language ("What does normal 

mean? How does the LGBTQ+ community put each other

down to feel more normal?"), terminology, culture, history, media representation, pressing issues, trauma, and healing.  

Ethan Alexander and Addison Rose Vincent
featured in Google Pixel's Pride Commercial

Posted 06.23.2019

 

Similar to other companies during Pride season, Google launched a LGBTQ+ kissing campaign to promote their new Pixel device. Included in the kissing couples was our very own Addison Rose Vincent and their partner Ethan Alexander Patron, the Intake Coordinator for the Transgender Health Program at St. John's Well Child & Family Center. "We had so much fun shooting with the Google team," said Addison. "I look forward to more opportunities to be visible, proud, and in love."  

Addison Rose Vincent speaks about personal story and experiences as a non-binary person at this year's Trans Pride

Posted 06.15.2019

 

Our Founder and Lead Consultant Addison Rose Vincent spoke today at Trans Pride, organized by Gina Bigham and hosted by the Los Angeles LGBT Center. Joined by non-binary advocates Eden Anai Luna, Grey Crouch, NiK Kacy, and MJ Brown, Addison spoke on the importance of using gender-ful language, and the need for aspiring allies to work on themselves - to address and heal from transphobia and binarism they've been conditioned to - in order to truly support the non-binary community.  

 

Ethan Alexander and Addison Rose Vincent lead 
Non-Binary Panel at 2019 
LGBTQI2S Mental Health Conference

Posted 06.12.2019

 

On Wednesday, Addison led and facilitated a panel of non-binary advocates of color to discuss a variety of topics related to the non-binary experience. Panelists included Ana Bernal, Eden Anai Luna, NiK Kacy, and Ethan Alexander. Addison developed a series of questions with relevant statistics and information designed for each panelist. Topics covered in this panel included terminology and language, stigma and misconceptions, culture and intersectionality, and how aspiring allies can support. 

 

Ethan Alexander and Addison Rose Vincent's love
featured in FIGHT Magazine's Pride Month Issue

Posted 06.06.2019

 

Consultants Ethan and Addison were recently asked to write a piece for FIGHT Magazine's Pride Month issue on their love and relationship as two non-binary people living in Los Angeles. Reflecting on their journey, they write: " We often feel like pieces in a puzzle box who, to others, seem misshapen or out of place, but when combined fit perfectly together and create a completely new, beautiful vision." To read their Non-Binary Love piece in full, please click on the following link. 

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