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Hormone Therapy

 

KindClinic (Ages 16+; Informed Consent Model)
730 Isom Road
San Antonio, TX 78216

Planned Parenthood South Texas (Adults; Informed Consent Model) 
The mission of Planned Parenthood South Texas is to provide and protect the health care and information people need to plan their families and their futures. Planned Parenthood South Texas is proud to offer gender affirming hormone therapy at all their locations. 

Plume (Telehealth service)
We know that seeking gender-affirming care can be daunting, confusing, and exhausting. That’s why we founded Plume, to make the process as simple, safe, convenient, and affirming as can be. At Plume, your identity is always respected, and our trans-led care team is here to support you every step of the way. We are a company for trans people, by trans people. We’d love to care for you.

Folx (Telehealth service)
At FOLX, we believe you know yourself better than anyone else does.  Get the care you deserve with medical providers who get you. Get quality, affirming support on your time from the comfort of your home.

Name & Gender Marker Change - Guide for Texans

This guide has been created for Texas residents who are interested their Name and Gender Marker Changed (NGMC), or only their Gender Marker Changed (GMC) via e-file.

Step 1:  Have a conversation with your medical doctor (pediatrician, primary care doctor, endocrinologist, etc) about your desire to legally have your NGMC or GMC.  Inform your doctor that part of the process is to have a letter from a medical doctor supporting your decision to have your NGMC or GMC.  See example below:

Step 2:  Obtain a fingerprint card if you are 18 years or older.  You can go to some local law enforcement agencies to obtain a fingerprint card.  Another option is setting up an appointment at www.identogo.com.  Cost is about $23. They have at least 3 locations in San Antonio, Texas (1604/Blanco, I-10/410, and on Broadway).  You're not in San Antonio?! No worries! - Once you enter your zip code, you will be provided with locations nearest to you.

Step 3:  Complete the Petition and the Final Order.  Make sure to choose the correct file below:

Step 4:  If you are unable to afford the approximately $350.00 court cost, complete the "Statement of Inability to Afford Payment of Courts Costs or an Appeal Bond” form listed below:

Step 5: Watch this video www.youtube.com/watch?v=2HODDeFNztg to learn how to register for an e-filing service provider through www.efiletexas.gov, combine PDF documents, and e-file to have your NGMC or GMC.  Here are written instructions that can also assist:Please note: The law library will, for free, work with the applicant through the process and review the forms to make sure they are correct and help with submissions here:  https://lawlibrary.traviscountytx.gov/walk-in-case-reviewAfter submitting your e-file, you will receive an e-mail with in 24 hours indicating your information has been received.  It typically takes anywhere between 4-6 weeks to receive the order signed from the Judge.

 Step 6: Order certified copies.  You will be given the option to pick the certified copied up in Austin, Texas or have them mailed to you.  It is recommended to order at least 3 certified copies.

Counseling/Refferal Letters

Adam A. Sauceda MA, LPC-S, RPT
SYNCHRONICITY COUNSELING, PLLC
12030 Bandera Rd. Ste. 108 - J
Helotes, Texas 78023 

Isaiah Rodriguez MS, LPC
SYNCHRONICITY COUNSELING, PLLC
12030 Bandera Rd. Ste. 108 - J
Helotes, Texas 78023 

Suzette Stoks PhD
14800 San Pedro Ste 214
San Antonio, TX 78232

Colt St. Amand, PhD

Providers

M. Chase Cates, DO, MPH 
LGBTQ Healthcare (capable of providing gender affirming hormone therapy to adults, Informed Consent Model), HIV and Internal Medicine Specialty