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The individuals listed here offer a variety of health care services. We've been to see these folks and confirmed that they are friendly and offer confidential service. We encourage you to take advantage of their hospitality and willingness to help us; show your appreciation by giving them your business and tell them you learned about them here.

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Central Family Practice
801 West 34th Street, Suite 102
Austin, TX 78705

(512) 371-9260

Kate Wanstrom, FNP
Elliot Trester, MD
Connie Ryan, RN, WHNP

Very TG friendly and discreet, Central Family Practice welcomes you. Kate Wanstrom, FNP, provides hormone therapy and is very respectful. The practice has other services; acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, nutritional consultation, and confidential STD screening. Connie Ryan, the Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner, specializes in women's health. Dr. Trester can see patients with general medical needs.

Holistic Family Medicine
4405 Guadalupe St
Austin, Texas 78751-3616

(512).452.3000 (voice)
(512) 452.3004 (fax)

M. Rayner Dickey, MD

Dr. M. Rayner Dicky is a compassionate & Trans* friendly physician that is all about natural health and dignity. He ensures you can access him and helps you feel comfortable with the area of treatment you may need. He can help with diagnosis related to WPATH letters.

Hill Country Mental Health
3532 Bee Caves Road, Site 101B
Austin, TX 78746

512-554-1994 (Cell)
512-804-0234 (Fax)

Chris Farrell, LCSW, SAP

Chris is offering Psychoteherapy and counseling. Chris is new to counseling transgender people, but really wants to get into this field. I personally spent some time with Chris, and I think he would be a good counselor. If you see Chris for counseling, send me an email and let me know if you had a good experience.

Transformation Psychotherapy Services
2520 Longview, Suite 302
Austin, TX 78705

(512) 297-7799

Katy Koonce, LCSW

Not Your Mother's Psychotherapy!

Katy Koonce has a number of support groups:

Contact Katy Koonce for more details.

Paula Buls, LMSW
2520 Longview, Suite 302
Austin, Texas 78705

(512) 228-8199

Paula Buls, LMSW, works for Katy Koonce, LCSW and Associates

Paula sees clients individually and is currently building referrals for a MtF Support Group to meet the last Friday of each month from 6:00-7:30 pm. This will also be on a drop-in donation basis.

She also has a current therapy group for transsexual women. This group meets at Waterloo Counseling.

3660 Stone Ridge Road,#D-102
Austin, TX 78746

(512) 328-1465 (Office)
(512) 328-9803 (Fax)

Mary Tonsager, PHD — Psychologist

Dr. Tonsager doesn't use computer technology, but she has been a major help counseling one of our M2F TG sisters in creating a healthy space to explore her feminine side, and especially helping her spouse come to grips with the situation - NO SMALL FEAT! Dr. Tonsager is excellent and very friendly, with years of experience in the TG community. She sometimes has weekend hours too.

3000 South IH 35, Ste. 315,
Austin, TX 78704

512-444-9922 ext. 206 (Office)
512-444-9926 (Fax)

Waterloo Counseling Center

Waterloo Counseling Center offers individual counselling, and with enough interest may start transgender support groups. Contact Waterloo to make an appointment.

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