As part of the first NIH-sponsored research exploring the impact of gender-affirming interventions for transgender youth, Mere feels a responsibility to create an environment of trust, safety, sensitivity, transparency, and honesty with each research participant.
Dr Scott Mosser has established himself as one of the top surgeons in the transgender community. But how did he come to do this work when not a lot of doctors are doing it?
I often compare it to a teacher getting a student’s name wrong. Of course they would correct themselves immediately, it would seem ridiculous to simply pretend that it hadn’t happened. And yet, that’s exactly what happens with pronouns.
Now a seasoned gender veteran, Julie looks back on her son’s fascination with the female historic personages aboard the Titanic.
When your child comes out at 14 as “agender” what do you do? Eli’s Mom has always been loving and supportive, no matter what; nevertheless, her journey has not been straightforward. A loving mom shares with us the process she’s been through (and is still going through) in parenting an agender teen.
When your child comes out as “agender” what do you do? As a parent, Libby shares her story of compassion, love, and many many questions in her journey to understanding her eldest’s non-binary gender identity.
What’s the secret to figuring out your gender? Choosing labels, coming out, non-binary or not, all these questions are overwhelming to untangle by yourself.
The Gender Playbook promises no definitive answers, only a few wise words to help you along your gender journey.
Gender Odyssey – an international conference, a thoughtful exploration of gender – took place August 2015 in Seattle. Here’s what happened.
Thus I awoke just before 4am, heart racing, as present-me was navigating my life 10 years ago.
A reader writes in about her struggle in trying to understand genderqueer as an identity. How is it distinct from gender roles? What can she do to respect her family member’s process?