Gender Minority Perspectives on Peer-led Support Groups in New Mexico
Seeking people who are:
Participating in or have within the past year participated in peer-led support groups at the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico (TRC-NM) in Albuquerque or affiliated sites in Las Cruces and Santa Fe, OR:
Leading or have led within the past year peer-led support groups at the Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico (TRC-NM) in Albuquerque or affiliated sites in Las Cruces and Santa Fe.
Age 18 or older
Self-identify as a gender minority*
Comfortable to conduct the interview in English
Comfortable and consenting to have the research interview audio-recorded
Participants must meet ALL of the inclusion criteria to participate in the study
*Please note the term gender minority recognizes identities inclusive of, but not limited to: transgender, gender non-conforming, non-binary, and gender queer.
This project will describe perspectives of gender minority peer-led support group participants and facilitators regarding support group content and outcomes that are important to you. In addition, this project will seek input from peer-led support participants and leaders on the possible development of an online support group.
If you decide to join the project, you will be asked to:
Take part in a one-on-one private interview session with a member of the research team.
In the interview you will be asked a series of open-ended questions about your participation in the peer-led support groups as well as your input on the possible development of an online support.
The interview will take approximately 1 hour.
Participants will be compensated with a $25 Amazon gift card for their time.
This project is being conducted by Ralph J. Klotzbaugh, Assistant Professor at UNM.
Contact Information: Please call 505.272.0733 or email email@example.com to get more information or to schedule an appointment.
Study Number 19-167, version date 4/18/19