Do’s and Don’ts

Presented by: Aspen Ruhlin (they/them/theirs)
Community Advocate, Mabel Wadsworth Clinic

In this do’s and don’ts video, Aspen goes over some common mistakes around language, pronouns, and assumptions and explains how to fix them.

Additional Don’ts

  • Don’t assume the pregnant person is the mother or that the other person/partner is the father
  • Don’t assume the number of partners a person has
  • Don’t assume that a pregnant person has a partner at all