Three-year-old N.H. didn’t understand why his teachers stopped him from walking into his preschool’s bathroom with green walls with fire trucks on the wall. He liked it more than the pink girls bathroom. Plus, N.H. told them he was a boy. Yet, when his mom explained to the administrators of the Corvallis school, where tuition… read more »
An 11-year-old student has persuaded the Archdiocese of Vancouver to challenge the teachings of the church with an elementary-school policy that supports her right not to be forced to use the boys’ washroom.
Shifting attitudes towards sexual identity is making it easier for young people like Danielle Sheridan, 8, to be themselves and get the medical help they require. A new Transgender Youth Clinic set to open Oct. 11 at The Hospital for Sick Children.
Born twin boys, now they’re brother and sister: How Wyatt, 14, became Nicole… and sibling Jonas loves the new girl in the family Nicole Maines changed her name from Wyatt in the fourth grade Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2073416/The-incredible-story-identical-twin-boys-14-lives-girl-hormone-therapy-transgender.html#ixzz34FsMjwFr Although born identical twin boys, Wyatt Maines had never felt the same as brother Jonas. While… read more »
Marlene Leung, CTVNews.ca Two Ottawa-area families are finding comfort in each other after discovering they have something in common: Their sons want to live their lives as girls Read more: http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/i-m-a-girl-in-my-heart-seven-year-old-boy-explains-desire-to-live-as-a-girl-1.1852569#ixzz34A8Fao27
Joanne Schnurr, CTV Ottawa Published Monday, June 2, 2014 2:36PM EDT Last Updated Monday, June 2, 2014 5:10PM EDT An Ottawa-area family is sharing their remarkable story tonight about their little boy, who knows in his heart he’s a girl. It’s called “gender non-conforming” or “gender creative” and long before his parents understood what that… read more »
CTV News Ottawa Just flimed a story about my family and my gender creative child, who is 6 (Warner). The interviewed our Dr, Dr. Feder today and expect to air the piece by Friday of this week on the 6 o’clock news and say they will also do a follow up story to this one.
My seven-year-old child, although born malebodied, has expressed herself as a girl since she could walk and talk. That expression translated into an articulation at age four that she was a girl “stuck inside the wrong body”. Reinforcing bo…read more…
Video Interview with Jean Malpa, psychotherapist, and parents of gender-nonconforming children
For Tracey Wilson, who is ten now, her struggle is making sure people see her the way she does. She is transgender; born a boy, but has identified as a girl for as long as she can remember.