I will change my business to simply offering life coaching for professional transgender women. Why? 1. Although several mentors have confirmed the need I identified for training in healthcare organizations on working with trans folks, there is not sufficient recognition of this need. In other words, the market isn’t there. 2. Similarly, several mentors gave… 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?