Understanding Gender: An Introductory Workshop
Back by popular demand, Into The Woods Coaching presents its second,
Understanding Gender: An Introductory Workshop.
Understanding Gender and How to Better Support the LGBTQ+ People in Your Life.
● Presented virtually.
● Approximately two hours of educational content with additional, optional, time for questions. ● PowerPoint and interactive formatting.
$25 payment online to register and save your seat (valid for one person)
Understanding Gender: An Introductory Workshop is the product of over four years of university-level Gender Studies and years of personal experience summarized into a concise and understandable workshop. Facilitated by youth coach and sexual educator Mallory Woods, Understanding Gender is designed to meet participants along their gender education journey and support them in finding new and expanded understandings of sex, biology, gender expression, sexuality, and bodies.
Understanding Gender: An Introductory Workshop engages with the following themes and topics in a trauma-informed manner:
● Land acknowledgment.
● Content warning and supports.
● Biology and anatomy.
● Sex: As biological and constructed.
● Gender expression.
● Performative language.
● Gender roles and associations.
● Intersex Identity and bodies.
● Gender expression.
● Pronouns and “preferred” pronouns.
● Binary opposition and how it is shifting.
● Global and historic expressions of gender.
● Shifting our understanding.
About the Facilitator
Mallory Woods is a non-binary, youth empowerment and youth identity coach whose work focuses on the junction of empowerment and inclusive education. Mallory has been working with youth and their community as an educator, public speaker and coach since 2017 and is the student representative for Studies in Woman and Gender at Vancouver Island University and the Youth Futures Education Fund. Mallory Woods is dedicated to creating inclusive, informative and non-judgmental virtual spaces and the creation of trauma and violence informed, and supportive content is at the forefront of all of their work. Mallory uses they/them pronouns.
Testimonials for Understanding Gender: An Introductory Workshop and Mallory Woods
“Into the Woods Coaching, and their workshops are lovely. I took their Understanding Gender workshop - which was highly informative, answered numerous questions I had, and assuaged my apprehension on the subject. Mallory is a compassionate, insightful, and friendly mentor, and they create a supportive and positive environment to talk. I highly recommend Into the Woods Coaching and Mallory’s services: top-notch!” - Z.C
“Mallory has an incredible ability to capture any audience’s attention with their thought evoking and inspirational tenacity. I first witnessed Mallory speak at an executive event, where they brought a banquet hall of professionals to their feet in applause. Emory never ceases to amaze me with their abilities and I recommend them for your future speaks!” - S.B
Come learn or confirm in a safe, question encouraging, and support focused environment held by Into the Woods coach, Mallory Woods.