Investigation
36 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Caitlin Lawless
Scoop.it!

Gender dysphoria affects children: this is our Emma's story. | Mamamia

Gender dysphoria affects children: this is our Emma's story. | Mamamia | Investigation | Scoop.it
Gender dysphoria changed our family completely. This is our daughter Emma. Emma was born a boy but identifies as a girl, because she has gender dysphoria...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Caitlin Lawless
Scoop.it!

Transgender kids: Have we gone too far?

Transgender kids: Have we gone too far? | Investigation | Scoop.it
With the advent of powerful new drugs that delay puberty, the stakes in this debate are even higher
Caitlin Lawless's insight:

gender phosphoria (gender identity disorder) 

GENDER IDENDITY IN CHILDREN MAY BE TEMPORARY

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Caitlin Lawless
Scoop.it!

8 Positive Ways to Address Children's Gender Identity Issues

8 Positive Ways to Address Children's Gender Identity Issues | Investigation | Scoop.it
Young kids try out different gender roles. Here are ways to support your child when his or her interests and decisions don't align with gender stereotypes.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Caitlin Lawless
Scoop.it!

Gender identity and children who struggle with it Raising a gender-nonconforming kidSupporting gender nonconformity

Gender identity and children who struggle with it Raising a gender-nonconforming kidSupporting gender nonconformity | Investigation | Scoop.it
Diane Ehrensaft, author of “Gender Born, Gender Made: Raising Healthy Gender-nonconforming Children,” describes how parents better support kids with gender non-conformity issues, whether at home or in the community.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Caitlin Lawless
Scoop.it!

Childhood Gender Nonconformity Linked To Higher Abuse Risk

Childhood Gender Nonconformity Linked To Higher Abuse Risk | Investigation | Scoop.it
Children who do not conform to their gender-expected behaviors and interests are at a higher risk of being abused and facing subsequent traumas, researchers from Harvard School of Public Health...
Caitlin Lawless's insight:

before puberty and not conforming to expected physological or social patterns

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Caitlin Lawless
Scoop.it!

Camp allows boys who do not conform to gender to shine

Camp allows boys who do not conform to gender to shine | Investigation | Scoop.it
A residential camp allows boys who do not conform to gender to shine.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Caitlin Lawless
Scoop.it!

This Is What Happens When Parents Love Their Children Unconditionally

This Is What Happens When Parents Love Their Children Unconditionally | Investigation | Scoop.it
Here is a story that could have had a very different ending if this child's parents were different.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Caitlin Lawless
Scoop.it!

Two transgender children struggle to be themselves

Two transgender children struggle to be themselves | Investigation | Scoop.it
The stories of two transgender 10-year-olds; both born boys, but identify as girls and are struggling to gain acceptance and support so they can be themselves.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Caitlin Lawless
Scoop.it!

Gender Identity and Gender Confusion In Children

Gender Identity and Gender Confusion In Children | Investigation | Scoop.it
In middle childhood, gender identification continues to become more firmly established, not only in children's interest in playing more exclusively with youngsters of their own sex, but also in their interest in acting like, looking like, and having things like their same-sex peers.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Caitlin Lawless
Scoop.it!

Gender Identity - Stereotypical Masculine & Feminine Traits

Planned Parenthood has been providing trusted health care for nearly 100 years. Learn about gender and gender identity.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Caitlin Lawless
Scoop.it!

12 Things Every Gender Nonconforming Child Wants You To Know

12 Things Every Gender Nonconforming Child Wants You To Know | Investigation | Scoop.it
When most people are born, their sex (male or female based on their genitalia) and their gender (male or female based on their brain) are usually in total alignment.  Mine aren't.  Get over it.  I ...
Caitlin Lawless's insight:

simply a child and does does not want to be seen as LGBT

more...
No comment yet.