Episode 144 – Frances Reed – Affirming Transgender Individuals in a Bodywork Setting

Frances Reed bodywork

Frances Reed is the founder of Freed Bodyworks, a body-positive and queer-focused holistic wellness center in Washington DC. Frances has been specializing in transition-related bodywork for gender non-conforming people for almost a decade and has recently launched HealthyBinding.com to promote healthy binding practices to transmasculine individuals and health providers. Frances teaches courses for a variety of holistic providers to become more knowledgeable in cultural competency in order to work with trans clients as affirmatively and knowledgeably as possible.

You can learn more about Frances and their professional offerings here:



An enjoyable Illustrated overview of Gender:


Washington Post article about Frances' work.