The Happy Transgender Center
Register here for an UPCOMING CEU Workshop:
This two-hour workshop is NASW APPROVED and is ideal for social workers and mental health professionals in any specialty area that want to enhance their service delivery to transgender individuals and communities. The session is led by Dr Rizi Timane, PhD, LCSW, DSW, a female-to-male transgender Certified Trans-sensitivity/Diversity Trainer who advocates for transgender rights. Dr Rizi serves as the Clinical Director at The Happy Transgender Center and was most recently served as the Associate Director of the Transgender Health Program at St. John’s Well Child and Family Center for the past 2 years. Through his employment at both agencies, Rizi has worked with just over 3000 transgender patients and provided clinical and managerial supervision to an all transgender team of 13 staff. He has been providing transgender affirming training to hospitals, schools and corporations for the past 7 years and has been featured as an expert transgender guest speaker on numerous TV shows. His memoir, "An Unspoken Compromise" about his gender transition is an Amazon Bestseller. Dr Rizi has been honored by the Transgender Advisory Council and awarded the 2019 Transgender Visibility award by the City of Los Angeles, as presented to him by Congressman Mitch O'Farrell.