Gender and sexuality are complex and can be difficult to navigate. At the University of Chicago Medicine, we offer an interdisciplinary approach to provide patients of all ages with individualized support along their journey, wherever they may be.

Whether you are just starting to question and explore your identity or are much further along in your transitional journey, our team of behavioral health providers is here to offer education, support and guidance along the way.

Mental & Behavioral Health Services Available

UChicago Medicine offers a wide range of mental and behavioral health services for transgender, gender non-conforming and gender-questioning individuals. We provide comprehensive psychiatric evaluations, ongoing medication management and psychotherapy for general psychiatric symptoms and conditions including:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Substance abuse

We also provide support for transgender-specific issues and needs, such as:

  • Evaluations for gender-affirming treatments
  • Referrals for gender-affirming treatments

To make an appointment, call 1-888-824-0200 and ask for the Trans CARE clinic, or email us at

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