Dr. Ruben Hopwood, PhD
Coordinator, Trans Health Program


Dr. Ruben Hopwood is a licensed psychologist and the coordinator of the Transgender Health Program at Fenway Health where he has worked since 2005. Dr. Hopwood is also a Visiting Researcher at the Danielsen Institute at Boston University. In addition to his institutional work, he provides consultation and education privately on transgender clinical care and on incorporating spirituality and religion into psychotherapy. He has a PhD in Counseling Psychology and Religion from Boston University, a Master of Divinity from Saint Paul School of Theology, and has an extensive history working in mental health and social services in several states. Dr. Hopwood has a specialty in working with transgender and gender diverse people. He is a published author in transgender mental health, resiliency, religious, and spirituality issues.