Resources

Our Favorite Resources

There is so much to learn and understand about the vast complexity of gender identity, gender expression and biological sex. Here are some of the most frequent areas we get asked about, and in each section we provide some of the clearest resources for basic answers. While this is only a beginning, we hope it helps you on your search, and starts you on a journey of deeper empathy and understanding. 

What People Like You Are Saying About Us

It was a pleasure working with Gabrielle, who is an exceptional trans & non-binary inclusion trainer. I was touched by Gabrielle’s openness in sharing her own story. Our community of faculty, staff and students felt a sense of ease in engaging in a conversation that allowed us to learn more about how to be better…

Danielle Boardley Director of Admissions and Diversity Initiatives Drexel University's Thomas R. Kline School of Law

Transformation Journeys Worldwide is a great business partner for organizations looking to advance the importance of transgender inclusion. Gabrielle and Linda helped UPS’s LGBT & Allies BRG better understand trans people in the workplace by educating us on the importance of terminology, sharing personal stories and providing resources, all to drive a more inclusive workplace.

Susan Smidlkofer Global Director of Diversity and Inclusion UPS

My church hosted Linda and Gabrielle and it was such a professional, moving and powerful presentation, helping folks understand, in a warm and welcoming way, the challenges transgender people face. The post-event chatter was so positive participants have continued to reference the workshop.

The Rev. Dr. Stephen Drakeford Reverand Church of the Epiphany and St. Mark

This counselors training was one of the best I have ever attended! The combination of research, information, video clips, discussion, and personal stories made the training highly engaging and effective. It was exceptionally balanced in presenting the clinical and experiential aspects of the trans person’s journey.  I highly recommend this for both clinicians and educators.

Ellen Manuel, M.Ed, EdS School Counselor Gwinnett County Public Schools

Linda and Gabrielle presented an engaging, interactive and thought-provoking lecture at the annual Georgia Academy of Family Physicians meeting, as part of a day-long Transgender Medicine education track. As the first presenters, they set the tone for the day by inspiring conversation and highlighting the need for healthcare professionals to understand how to welcome trans…

Isabel (Izzy) Lowell, MD, MBA Director QMed: Affirming Care for the Trans Community Across the Southeast

The Business Resource Group I co-lead had the opportunity to have Gabrielle and Linda present their program “How to be a Good Trans Ally at Work and in the World” and it was wonderful. They shared helpful information outlining the experiences of trans children, youth and adults and how people in the health care field…

Will Acosta Human Resources Business Partner Kaiser Permanente

Gabrielle Claiborne and Linda Herzer are exceptional facilitators and captivated our Atlanta Hawks employees during their trans-journey lesson at our monthly Courageous Conversations series. The stories they share are inspiring, enlightening and candid. In order to create sustainable change, you need to challenge conventional norms. This dynamic duo are helping to shape a more inclusive…

Nzinga Shaw SVP, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer Atlanta Hawks & State Farm Arena

Our keynote speaker, Gabrielle Claiborne, shared her journey of “embracing her truth” with such passion and humor that attendees at our Pride Power Lunch and Learn were engaged and enlightened to be even stronger allies for our transgender colleagues.

Ashley D’Cruz ERG President Georgia Power

When Gabrielle and Linda present, the overriding feeling is that you are in capable hands. The obvious depth and breadth of their knowledge, specifically around the realities and challenges that face transgender individuals, their colleagues, and their clients, allows for an outstanding educational experience.

Orlando Bishop President Align Performance

This team reached our audience on a human/emotional level while being sensitive to our corporate environment. I highly recommend Transformation Journeys for companies seeking to grow and develop awareness of Transgender people, many of whom are employees, clients, or friends and family members of our employees.

Emily Schur Sr. Vice President, Global Talent Sun Life Financial