NOTE: I will continue to offer mentoring for transgender women. I’ve put a lot of effort working to get my transgender organizational consultant and mentor for transgender women businesses going I am making a change–because: 1. Although several mentors have confirmed the need I identified for training in healthcare organizations on working with trans folks,… Continue reading Change of Direction
Huffington Post poll shows majority of Americans favor protecting the rights of transgender folks; families of trans children meet with Betsey DeVos, Secretary of Education; how to start getting involved in the political process.
This topic is of particular concern to us now because we are thinking of moving from trans-friendly Minneapolis, Minnesota to a much warmer climate. This would help a chronic muscle tension pain I have that is often severe. Via:NerdWallet
SOME GIRLS HAVE PENISES AND SOME BOYS HAVE VULVAS – POSTER SEEN ON SPANISH MASS TRANSIT A friend emailed this photo of a poster being seen on Spanish buses and subways. It seems part of Spanish society, at least, is far ahead of the US in understanding that sex and gender are different:
BOOKS The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals, by Stephanie Brill — recommended by blogger loveonastick. Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family, by Amy Ellis Nut — describes to story of identical twin boys. Nicole insists she is a girl from a young age. The books describes the effects of Nicole’s… Continue reading Resources for parents of transgender children
The January 2017 issue of National Geographic is a special issue on the Gender Revolution. I’ve got to get a copy. One of the sections is the Science of Gender. Sounds very interesting!
Encouragement for parents on discovering a child is or may be transgender. What’s the best way to react?