Gender Creative Kids

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Princess Boys, Trans Youth, Queer Girl – Social Action Research Project : Parenting a “gender creative” child in today’s society
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Princess_Boys_Parents_experience_2012_final_report(1) This research report details the findings of a project undertaken with parents of gender independent children. The parent study took place under the auspices of a larger project funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Knowledge Development Grant (Manning, Meyer, Pullen Sansfaçon, 2011-2013).  

Kristin Craig Lai – Feminist Life Coach

Mental Health Advocacy Coaching: Short term coaching to support clients in researching and following up on mental health care options. Anti-Bullying Advocacy Coaching: Working with parents of bullied kids to figure out what makes the most sense for their child and their family. I also bring an awareness of the ways in which issues like… read more »

Family Services York Region

Family Services York Region (FSYR) offers individual, couple, family, and group counselling at our 5 offices across York Region as well as online. Fees are assessed on a sliding scale according to the individual’s income and ability to pay. No one is turned away because of inability to pay. FSYR hosts the York Rainbow Network… read more »

Diversity Emotional Wellness Center

I have been working with transgender children and youth for more than 15 years. I am one of the qualified assessors for their readiness to transition. I currently run 2 trans youth groups and a parents group. I have also worked with different ethnic groups addressing transgender related concerns. I am also an author of… read more »

Gender Identity and Diversity: Information for Parents and Caregivers
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Summary: Transgender people are those who may act, feel, or view their gender identity differently than the way society expects males and females to be. It is a neurodevelopmental condition that is “hard-wired” into the brain which means that they do not choose to be this way. And as one would support anyone else with… read more »

GDAAY: Gender Dysphoria Assessment and Action in Youth

The GDAAY team offers coordinated and integrated care for youth along the spectrum of gender dysphoria. We provide youth and their families with supportive services including assessment and treatment. The assessment process includes: • A direct phone call from a GDAAY team member to get some information about the youth and their gender dysphoria. •… read more »