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Rebekah Katherine Brewis
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Registration- Alternatives Conference 2015
Thank you so much for visiting! Alternatives Conference 2015 is being held from October 14-18th, 2015, in Memphis TN! Registration is available below at:                             http://www.altcon2015.net/register/
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Alternatives Conference 2015 Open Call For Proposals!
Sponsored by a grant from SAMHSA The time is now! Open call for proposals http://www.altcon2015.net/call-for-proposals/ for Alternatives Conference 2015 , held in Memphis, TN from October 14-18th, 2015 ! Registration is also available here http://www.altcon...
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For anyone wondering, I hardly EVER use Google+. Please find me at:

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Rebekah Katherine Brewis
Executive Director, PDX Trans* Pride
PO Box 90531, Portland, OR 97290
katt@pdxtranspride.com
(503) 209-7908

Take care, and love you all!
(I'll be back around)...

Sincerely,

Rebekah aka Katt 
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"MY DEATH NEEDS TO MEAN SOMETHING": A Candlelight Vigil For Leelah Alcorn
"Gender needs to be taught in schools" - Leelah "My death needs to mean something"- Leelah Alcorn Justice 4 Leelah #justice4leelah #pdxtranspride On Sunday, December 27, 2014, Leelah Alcorn a 17 year old transgender girl wrote a suicide note, posted it on T...
"Gender needs to be taught in schools"- Leelah "My death needs to mean something"- Leelah Alcorn Justice 4 Leelah #justice4leelah #pdxtranspride On Sunday, December 27, 2014, Leelah Alcorn a 17 year old transgender girl wrot...
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Comprehensive Transgender Healthcare Coverage Now Available in Oregon's Medicaid Program OHP, Under the Oregon Health Authority
On August 14, 2014, the Oregon Health Evidence Review Commission (HERC) of the Oregon Health Authority voted to expand comprehensive transgender healthcare in Oregon, to include "cross-sex hormone treatment" and "gender reassignment surgery", making the sta...
On August 14, 2014, the Oregon Health Evidence Review Commission (HERC) of the Oregon Health Authority voted to expand comprehensive transgender healthcare in Oregon, to include "cross-sex hormone treatment" and "gender reass...
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Well they are missing a big one then.. Not to take anything from the rest, its all still good news.

But I would presume its the same for many as it is like myself. This falls way short in addressing one of the main suicide-risks here. You can have all the bottom surgeries you want, but if we still have to go out in public with men's faces, what does it all really help?
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A Few Words of Encouragement in Obtaining Transgender Healthcare under Medicaid in the State of Oregon (low income health insurance): 1. If you make less than approximately $16,200 per year, you are eligible. Once reviewed as eligible, eligibility is good f...
A Few Words of Encouragement in Obtaining Transgender Healthcare under Medicaid in the State of Oregon (low income health insurance): 1. If you make less than approximately $16,200 per year, you are eligible. Once reviewed a...
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Tweet; Print Friendly and PDF; Email this page. Tweet. Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia, has once again blocked all computers from the U.S. House of Representatives in order to stop malicious edits to popular pages on the site. According to The Hill, Wikipedia instituted the ban on Wednesday ...
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Witness Transgender Healthcare in Oregon Being Revolutionized
Tomorrow PDX Trans* Pride and colleagues will be attending the Oregon state Health Evidence Review Commission's (HERC) meeting, considering the Value-based Benefit Subcommittee's report, on the reprioritization of transgender care health coverage through th...
Tomorrow PDX Trans* Pride and colleagues will be attending the Oregon state Health Evidence Review Commission's (HERC) meeting, considering the Value-based Benefit Subcommittee's report, on the reprioritization of transgender...
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HISTORIC BREAKING NEWS: NO EXCUSES. NO EXCLUSIONS.
The Oregon Health Plan (OHP/Medicaid) NOW covers cross sex hormones and gender reassignment surgery, per the HERC determination, this afternoon! Was awe inspiring and amazing to see this work unfold. Effective date is January 1, 2015 (updated)! NO exclusions. NO excuses! 

May the paths of healing, begin.

#transgender #OHP #healthcare #Oregon #trans #medicaid
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I am a Peer Support Specialist, community social justice organizer, cultural competency consultant, blogger, as well as legal advocate. I am also the Founder and Executive Director of PDX Trans* Pride, as well as Founder and Co-Director of the annual Portland Trans* Pride March, in Portland, Oregon. I have engaged with the USDOJ Civil Rights Division, the National ACLU, ACLU of Oregon, Disability Rights Oregon, NCLR, and Mental Health America of Oregon in order to fight social injustices and achieving greater equality for the mental health disability and LGBTQI communities, as well as fighting discrimination in the acquisition of medically necessary healthcare for herself as well as other transgender citizens, helping to pass a recent landmark decision under the Health Evidence Review Commission, reprioritizing transgender health care, allowing for holistic medical care for Medicaid recipients, including SRS and hormone replacement therapy. PDX Trans* Pride is a burgeoning local grass roots community organization for transgender persons in the Pacific NW region. Members are encouraged to build community, as we grow into a versatile and positive transgender social organization, benefiting the lives of trans*individuals through our community activities, including the annual Portland Trans* Pride March at the Pride Festival in Portland, Oregon. The Portland Trans* Pride March partners up with multiple nonprofit organizations to create an integral community, in the Portland, Oregon region. PDX Trans* Pride also creates positive and accessible platforms for transgender persons to dialogue about transgender issues and concerns, including equal health care access, education, building community, developing authentic spirituality and in nourishing a culture of non-judgmentality.
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Most endorsed for... Blogging Editing Social Media Marketing Social Networking Photography Advertising Video Creative Writing Social Media Community Outreach. Rebekah Katherine also knows about... Microsoft Office Public Speaking Public Relations Digital Photography Activism Event Planning Television Acting Facebook Copy Editing Start-ups Event Management Microsoft Word Research Press Releases Editorial Web Design Marketing Magazines Proofreading PowerPoint Publishing Adobe Creative Suite Graphic Design Photoshop Entrepreneurship Website Development Web Content Copywriting Journalism Writers Freelance Writing Media Relations Publicity Organizing Model Portfolio Digital Media Acoustic Guitar Fashion Modeling Writing
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  • PDX Trans* Pride
    Executive Director, 2013 - present
    PDX Trans* Pride is proud to advocate on behalf of transgender persons through activism, advocacy, education and organizational activities. Mission Ensuring equal rights of all transgender Oregonians through legal advocacy and organizing. PDX Trans* Pride is a a local transgender grass roots community organization that partners with multiple nonprofit organizations to create an integral community, in the Portland, Oregon region. Members are encouraged to build community, as we grow into a versatile and positive transgender social organization, benefiting the lives of trans* individuals through our nonprofit activities, including Founding and Directing the past 2014 Portland Trans* Pride March at the 2014 Pride Festival. Offerings Gender diversity and cultural competency training, organizing, education, event planning, fundraising, volunteering, opportunities, community partnerships, business partnerships, mediation, activism.
  • PDX Trans* Pride Blogside
    Blogger, 2011 - present
    Official Blog of PDX Trans* Pride
  • TTLP Social Media Services
    Owner, 2012 - 2014
  • TransBeauty PDX Modeling
    Developer, 2014
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Portland, Oregon - Salem, Oregon - Seattle, Washington - Sacramento, California - Vancouver, Washington - Grants Pass, Oregon - Fresno, California
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Cultural Competency Consultant & Exec Director at PDX Trans* Pride. Traditional Healthcare Worker Commission, Systems Integration Subcommittee Representative Member, Office of Equity and Inclusion of the Oregon Health Authority
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I have a professional network of over 17,000,000 people, as well as being ranked in the top 10% of over 971 LinkedIn professional connections. Klout score of 61 (top 5% of online influencers)
Education
  • Portland State University
    Social Work, 2014 - present
  • Independent Studies
    Civil and Criminal Law, 2001 - present
    Personal experience in successfully self-litigating a number of civil rights lawsuits in the state of Oregon, including multiple 42 USC Section 1983, Oregon Tort claims, small claims, restraining orders, Habeas Corpus, and Mandamus.
  • Portland Community College
    Multimedia Program, 2012 - 2014
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