Ruben Hopwood, PhD

Dr. Ruben Hopwood is the Coordinator of the Transgender Health Program at Fenway Health and a Visiting Researcher at the Danielsen Institute at Boston University. He provides independent consultation and education on transgender clinical care and competency as well.

Dr. Hopwood earned his PhD in Counseling Psychology and Religion from Boston University and has an extensive history working in mental health and social services in several states. Dr. Hopwood has been working with transgender and gender nonconforming people for more than 12 years in the Boston area. He is a nationally known speaker and peer-reviewed, published author on issues of transgender and gender diversity mental health, aging, resiliency, and spiritually-integrative psychotherapy.