Story of Harriette Cunnigham who transitioned in Sept from male to female and is now living in her affirmed gender.
Article by Chris Purdy published on Mon Sep. 02, 2013 in The Canadian Press – Edmonton. Wren Kauffman, 11, always felt like a boy, even though he was born a girl. After years of frustration and sadness, he and his parents decided he should live life the way he wanted — and not keepthe change… read more »
A Guide for Educators The fifth publication in an educational series designed for teachers, administrators, and counsellors who are seeking information and guidance on these complex and increasingly important social issues. It is intended to increase professional knowledge, understanding, and sensitivity around transgender and transsexual students whom research indicates are amongst the most at-risk groups… read more »
Families in TRANSition Guide, a comprehensive guide that provides practical and sensitive parent-to-parent and professional therapeutic advice, and tries to anticipate and address common questions and concerns, as well as normalize the varied reactions families may have. For copies of this guide, contact us.
Dr. Preece specializes in working with transgender youth and their families. She can provide encrypted online sessions for those who cannot travel to her office. She can provide education, conduct assessments, and support relationships.
I am a pediatrician and adolescent medicine doctor with a long history of both primary care and specialty services in gender and sexual health. We take a holistic and developmental approach that respects a diversity and spectrum of identities, expressions, and needs. We provide services and support for: social transition, puberty blockers, cross-gender hormones. We… read more »
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 »
Cynthia Galloway is a Registered Marriage & Family Therapist and a Registered Sex Therapist, helping individuals, couples and families cope with various concerns, including issues of gender identity. She supports trans individuals and their loved ones through the coming out process and real-life experience and the challenges that journey can entail. Member of WPATH
As a psychotherapist I work with people to make the change they want in their lives. Together, we focus on creating solidarity, legitimacy, community, and hope. I am particularly engaged in work with people related to transition, trauma, the violence of oppression, strengths building, and surviving and thriving beyond psychiatry. In addition to extensive work… read more »
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 »