Gender Creative Kids

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Spectrum Documentary: Boy? Girl? And/Or Anything in Between
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Spectrum Documentary is a film that is being created between January 2015 and January 2016.  If you wish to help them out by contacting them and talking about your own gender experiences, whatever they may be, they would greatly appreciate the help on this project. Let us open the doors to a more open, and… read more »

Johanna Olson, MD Medical Director, Center for Transyouth Health and Development, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
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Johanna Olson, MD is a pediatrician in the Division of Adolescent Medicine at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and Medical Director of the hospital’s Center for Transyouth Health and Development. She specializes in the care of transgender youth, gender variant children, youth with HIV, and chronic pain. Board certified in Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Dr. Olson… read more »

Youth Speak Up About Homophobia and Transphobia, The First National Climate Survey on Homophobia in Canadian Schools, Phase One Report – March 2009
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Posted on 1 March 2009 by Egale Executive Summary High school students are exposed to homophobic incidents that range from hearing “gay” used as a synonym for “stupid” or “worthless” to insulting and assaulting students because of their sexual or transgender identity or their perceived sexual or transgender identity. This report discusses the results of… read more »

Supporting Transgender and Gender Creative Youth: Schools, Families, and Communities in Action
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Supporting Transgender and Gender Creative Youth brings together cuttingedge research, social action methods, and theory on the topic of transgender youth and gender creative children. Organized in three sections covering theoretical and clinical, educational, and community perspectives, the chapters specifically address issues and challenges in education, social work, medicine, and counseling as well as recommendations… read more »

2008 report of the Task Force on Gender Identity and Gender Variance

In February 2005, the APA Council of Representatives authorized the appointment of a Task Force on Gender Identity and Gender Variance. The Task Force was changed with: (a) reviewing extant APA policies regarding these issues and affected populations and recommending any indicated changes, (b) developing recommendations for education, training, and further research into these topics,… read more »