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Content tagged "Transition"

Isabella Bunny Bennett: Transgender Artist and Musician
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Isabella Bunny Bennett is a transgender artist and musician based in California. Isabella is keeping a transition Vlog which can be found through their Youtube Channel! In the band Steam Powered Giraffe, Isabella takes on the character “Rabbit”, in the automaton themed band. (Website here:  Steam Powered Giraffe).  An interesting part of Isabella’s character, is… read more »

Affirmation of Gender Diverse Children/Youth
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Linked here is a joint statement by the Canadian Association for Social Work Education (CASWE-ACFTS) and the Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW) which clarifies their position on issues of social work education and social service provision with respect to gender diverse children and youth. A great resource for your own advocacy.

Jazz – Transgender Child (Letter to the World)
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Presented here is Jazz who as they say in their own words:  “I was born a girl trapped in a boy’s body” This short video sees Jazz describing their feelings about being a transgender child. Social Media: Instagram- @jazztransgender Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Jazztrans  (Public Figure:  Jazz) Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/jazzmergirl  (Company:  Purple Rainbow Tails)

TEDTalk by Dr. Spack on trans youth
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Norman Spack: How I help transgender teens become who they want to be Puberty is an awkward time for just about everybody, but for transgender teens it can be a nightmare, as they grow overnight into bodies they aren’t comfortable with. In a heartfelt talk, endocrinologist Norman Spack tells a personal story of how he… read more »

Born twin boys, now they are brother and sister:
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  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 »

Warner’s story – CTV OTTAWA
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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 »

How I help transgender teens become who they want to be
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Online video featuring Dr Spack from the Boston Children Hospital.  He explains how he supports children and the various treatment available.     http://www.ted.com/talks/norman_spack_how_i_help_transgender_teens_become_who_they_want_to_be?utm_campaign=&utm_medium=on.ted.com-facebook-share&utm_content=awesm-publisher&awesm=on.ted.com_soAF&utm_source=l.facebook.com