Stephanie Budge PhD

Assistant Professor

Mental health provider

I primarily provide direct services to trans adolescents through the PATH clinic, where I meet with youth and their families to discuss their mental health and conduct informational interviews regarding medical transition processes.

I also provide clinical supervision to therapists seeing trans clients at the Counseling Psychology Training Clinic on the UW-Madison campus.

Provider’s Gender: Cisgender

Provider’s Pronouns: she/her

Provider’s Sexual Orientation: Bisexual, Queer

Provider’s Race: White/European descent

Provider’s Languages: English

Language Interpreters Available: No

Cost for Language Interpreters: n/a

Insurance Accepted by Provider: None

Other Payment Options Available: Sliding Scale, Pro bono/donation of services

Types of Visits Offered by Provider: Office visits, Phone consultation/counseling/etc.

Types of Counseling/Therapy Available: Individual Therapy, Family Therapy, Couples Therapy, Group Therapy

Area(s) of Specialty: Abuse & Trauma, Anxiety, Depression

Types of Transition-related Letters Provided: Gender marker change, Name change, “Carry” letters, Gender Confirmation surgery, I would consider writing any letter that may be of use to a client

Letter requirements: Informed Consent

Types of ID accepted to receive services No ID Required

How old must a person be to receive services? 12

Parent/guardian consent required for minors under age 18 to receive care? Yes

Accepting new patients? No

Large volume of Trans patients Yes
2+ years’ experience working with Trans people Yes
5+ years’ experience working with Trans people Yes
10+ years’ experience working with Trans people Yes
Significant experience monitoring hormones for Trans patients n/a
Significant experience monitoring puberty blockers for Trans patients n/a
Intake forms are Trans inclusive (paper and/or electronic) Yes
Patients can easily change name and/or gender in records Yes
Has process in place to allow different name and/or gender marker in records and for insurance/billing Yes
Correct name and gender on all records and print-outs (wristbands, orders, lab results, etc.), regardless of legal name or gender Yes
“All Gender” bathrooms available onsite Yes
All bathrooms onsite are “All Gender” Yes
Has received training in providing Trans affirming care Yes
All staff in practice/office have received training in providing Trans affirming care No
Enforces Trans-inclusive nondiscrimination & anti-harassment policies Yes
All services are open for people of all genders Yes
Gender-specific services open for Trans people based on identity and/or comfort, not legal or birth-assigned sex Yes
Stephanie Budge PhD

Education Building
1000 Bascom Mall, 305
Madison, Wisconsin 53703

Business Hours

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Office Location Type: A clinic (containing other providers affiliated with your system/business/etc.), A hospital

Is Provider Office Accessible/ADA-compliant? Yes

Parking/Transportation Available at Provider Office? Yes

Contact Information

 (608) 263-3753
 [email protected]

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