Public Speaking, Lectures & Presentations

July 2019 Invited Presentation to American Society of Plastic Surgeons: Gender Affirming Breast, Chest, and Body Master Class Program. Miami, FL

June 2019 Addressed Diversity & Inclusion Subcommittee of Emory University School of Medicine on Transgender and Gender Diversity Issues. Atlanta, GA

Conducted Public Seminar on Transgender & Gender Diversity Issues at Skyland Trail. Atlanta, GA

May 2019 Invited Presentation: 5-hour Continuing Education Workshop on Competencies for Effectively Counseling Transgender & Gender Nonconforming Young Adults. For Community Professionals & Staff at Kennesaw State University Counseling and Psychological Services. Marietta, GA

April 2019 Trained Staff on Transgender & Gender Diversity Issues at The Berman Center. Atlanta, GA

March 2019 Addressed Public, Congregation, and Staff on Transgender & Gender Diversity Issues at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church. Atlanta, GA

Dec 2018 Guest Lecture Emory University Genetics Counseling Masters Program: Genetic Counseling and LGBTQ Awareness. Atlanta, GA

Dec 2018 Emory Brain Health Lecture Panel for Psychiatry & Residents – Treatment, Assessment, and Issues of Transgender/Gender Nonbinary Patients. Atlanta, GA

Nov 2018 WPATH Global Education Initiative Advanced Training on Planning & Documenting Care for Transgender and Gender Nonconforming People. Buenos Aires, Argentina

Oct 2018 The 50-Minute Hour Podcast (listen here) on Therapy with Transgender & Gender Non-conforming Individuals. Atlanta, GA

Oct 2018 Invited Speaker on Transgender & Gender Diversity Issues at Fall Conference & Annual Meeting of Independent School Chairpersons Association. Boston, MA

Sept 2018 Public seminar on Transgender & Gender Diversity Issues at Meeting of Parents & Friends of Lesbians & Gays (PFLAG). Johns Creek, GA

August 2018 WPATH Global Education Initiative Faculty for Foundations & Advanced Mental Health Training at Silver Hill Hospital. New Canaan, CT

May 2018 Invited training on transgender and gender diverse students for the Board of Directors and staff of The Atlanta Girls’ School, Atlanta, GA

Oct 2017 Invited lecture on transgender and gender diverse patients for graduate students in the Clinical Medical Psychology Doctoral Training Program, Mercer University, Atlanta, GA

Sept 2017 Invited presentation on transgender and gender diverse students for parents and community of The Galloway School, Atlanta, GA

August 2017 Invited training on transgender and gender diverse students for faculty and staff of The Galloway School, Atlanta, GA

August 2017 Introduction to Transgender Issues and Gender Diversity, Continuing Education for Mental Health Professionals, Skyland Trail, Atlanta, GA

August 2017 Invited presentation on transgender and gender diverse students for parents and community of Swift School, Roswell, GA

August 2017 Invited training on transgender and gender diverse students for faculty and staff of Swift School, Roswell, GA

June 2017 Invited lectures and trainings for Spiritual Care & Chaplaincy Department, Medical Students, LGBT Allies Luncheon, and Pride Lecture announcing opening of the Center for Transgender Health at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Nov 2016 Invited presentation on transgender and gender diverse patients to Georgia Academy of Family Physicians, Annual Scientific Assembly, Atlanta, GA

Oct 2016 Invited trainings on transgender and gender diverse students for faculty and staff of Atlanta International School, Atlanta, GA

Sept 2016 Invited training for multidisciplinary staff of U.S. Dept. of Justice, Federal Bureau of Prisons. FMC, Carswell, Fort Worth, TX

Sept 2016 Adams, L.F., Adelstein, A., Massey, R., & Rehrig, M. Invited Training for Medical Students, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Sept 2016 Invited lecture. Human Sexuality class, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

2011 – 2019 Annual invited lecture on transgender issues for Physician Assistant Training Program. Mercer University, Atlanta, GA

2015 Invited colloquium on transgender issues and gender diversity for faculty and graduate students. The Georgia School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Atlanta, GA

2015 Invited training on transgender issues and gender diversity for faculty and staff. The Galloway School, Atlanta, GA

2015 Invited training on transgender issues and gender diversity for faculty and staff. The Walker School, Marietta, GA

2011 – 2015 Invited seminar on transgender issues for public health graduate students. Emory University, Atlanta, GA

2012 & 2013 Invited professional trainings on transgender issues for Emory University Faculty and Staff Assistance Program, Atlanta, GA

2012, 2013, & 2015 Invited lectures on transgender issues with children & teens for Developmental Psychology Graduate Class, Argosy University, Atlanta, GA

2012 Griffith, R., Bruner, M., Kaufman, G., Massey, R. (Panelist) Masculinities. Georgia Psychological Association Annual Meeting, Young Harris, GA

2011 & 2013 Massey, R. & Peres, K. The Men’s Room: Behavior and Communication Changes & Challenges. Southern Comfort Conference (SCC), Atlanta, GA

2010 Massey, R. & Lentine, D. Keeping it together: Relationships in transition. SCC, Atlanta, GA

2009 Transition is an inside job. SCC, Atlanta, GA

2006 Massey, R. & Vives, A. Seminar on sexual minorities for graduate students in varied mental health fields. Emory University, Atlanta, GA

2005 & 2006 Invited panelist for symposium on healthy and responsible sexuality for an undergraduate audience. University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA

2005 Massey, R. & Horne, K. Guest lecturer for graduate student class on Professional Development. Argosy University, Atlanta, GA

2002 Greenberg, D. & Massey, R. Straight talk about Gays. For student body through the student counseling center, Oxford College of Emory University, Oxford, GA

1999 Massey, R. & Greenberg, D. Anger Management and Conflict Resolution. Corporate Training for AT&T Employees, Orlando, FL

1998 – 2002 Numerous presentations addressing Homophobia and Healing Internalized Homophobia through Georgia Equality Project.

1997 The Ethics of Disclosing Secrets: Are We Helping or Hurting Clients? Invited Workshop-Division E: Georgia Psychological Association Midwinter Conference, Amelia Island, FL, & Chattanooga Area Psychological Association, Chattanooga, TN

1996 Sexual Orientation Issues in the Workplace. Training Seminar at Planned Parenthood of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

1995 Barrett, S., Crowe, C., Gale, M., & Massey, R. Family Values: Portraits of Gay, Lesbian, & Bisexual Families. Georgia Psychological Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA

1995 Can’t Live With ‘Em and Can’t Live Without ‘Em: The Current Status of the Relationship of Sexual Orientation Issues in State Psychol. Associations. Presented in Symposium: Confronting Sexual Orientation Issues Within and Outside State Psychological Assocs.103rd Annual Convention of American Psychological Association, Washington, D.C.

1994 Friedman, F. & Massey, R. Gay, Lesbian, & Bisexual Youth: What’s Known, What’s Needed. GA Assoc. of School Psychologists Conference, Atlanta, GA

1994 Gale, M., Johnson, J., Massey, R., Stark, J., & McDavid, J. Are You Ethically Prepared to Address Sexual Orientation Issues? Georgia Psychological Association Annual Meeting, Savannah, GA

1989 Invited Speaker for Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Board Statewide Alternatives Conference on Alcohol Abuse Prevention on College Campuses., Richmond, VA

1988 Goldman, M. S., Henderson, M. J., & Massey, R. Alcohol expectancies as mediator of alcoholism risk. 2nd National Conference on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, San Diego, CA

1988 Massey, R. & Goldman, M. Manipulating expectancies as a means of altering alcohol consumption. 96th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA

1986 Healthy Choices: Alcohol and drug abuse prevention on the college campus. Statewide Prevention Symposium, Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association, Tampa, FL

1986 Training residence hall staff in alcohol and drug abuse prevention. Prevention Connections in Higher Education: Annual Florida Statewide Convention. Dept. of Health and Rehabilitative Services’ Campus Substance Abuse Prevention Project & BACCHUS, Orlando, FL

1985 Personality and situational moderators of attitude-behavior congruence. Presentation in Symposium: Predicting behavior from internal dispositions: A case for moderation. 31st Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA

1984 Understanding the development of the understanding of attention. Student Paper Presentation. 37th Annual Convention of the Florida Psychological Association, Sanibel Island, FL