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Laura A. Jacobs, LCSW-R
Trans* and GenderQueer-identified psychotherapist in the NYC area working with sexual/gender minority populations. www.LauraAJacobs.com

Laura A. Jacobs, LCSW-R is a Trans* and GenderQueer-identified psychotherapist in the New York City area working with transgender and gender-nonconforming, LGBTQ, and sexual/gender minority populations. She is a the first Trans and Gender Nonconforming Chair of the Board of Directors of the Callen-Lorde Community Health Center. Also she is a former member of the Board of Directors, contributor, and editing team member of Trans Bodies, Trans Selves. She has been featured on Dirty, Sexy, Funny with Jenny McCarthy, The Derek and Romaine Show, and Doctor Radio on SiriusXM; she has presented on gender, sexuality, and alternate lifestyles for conferences including the Society for Sex Therapy and Research, the Gay and Lesbian Medical Association, the Philadelphia Trans* Health Conference, Dangerous Desires: Queer Politics in the New Millennium, and The Floating World, as well as at organizations and schools including the NY State Society of Clinical Social Workers, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, Rutgers University, NYU Silver School of Social Work, and The Eulenspiegel Society. She is registered as a Kink Aware Professional in Psychotherapy through the National Coalition for Sexual Freedom. As Lawrence Jacobs, she worked in the arts as a musician, composer, and photographer, as well as in less glamorous positions such as corporate middle management. www.LauraAJacobs.com

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