Michelle Bridgman MSc; UK Registered Psychotherapist, Consultant and Speaker on Gender Identity.
Michelle is a member of the United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP), the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP). She’s also a member of WPATH (World Professional Association of Transgendered Health) and is currently undertaking a Doctoral programme with Middlesex University where she is researching treatment pathways for trans people.
Michelle provides counselling and psychotherapy for anyone questioning or in conflict with their gender identity. As clinicians finally realise that this is not about mental illness and they need to cease diagnosing people with Gender Identity Disorder as the phrase Gender Dysphoria is more generally used to describe someone who is unhappy with or doesn’t identify with the gender assigned at birth.
Michelle is author of Transgender A Guide to Transgender in the UK and Stand-Up for Yourself and become the hero or shero you were meant to be