The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: Transgender Youth


Family Blog—Supporting Gender Diverse Kids in School

13th May

Schools can be a challenging space for trans and gender diverse kids. Read on for resources for parents to make it easier.



Youth Blog – Be Heard For Who You Are!

Posted by IMPACT in Featured, Transgender, Youth Blog. No Comments

3rd March

A new Voice & Communication group for Trans* Youth & Young Adults in Chicago is launching soon.



Family Blog—The Importance of Being An Ally to Your Transgender Child

Posted by IMPACT in Families Blog, Featured. No Comments

12th August

Your child just came out as transgender. How should you respond? Bottom line: Be supportive.



Transgender Works: Creating a Transgender-Inclusive Work Place

30th October

Want to know how to create a work environment that is inclusive of transgender people? Watch our new video to learn more.



The Diversity of Gender & Sexual Orientation Identities of Transgender Individuals

23rd April

Check out our latest video with Laura Kuper to learn more about the recent IMPACT publication, published in the Journal of Sex Research.



Transgender Health Quiz

Posted by Farrin in Youth Blog. 1 Comment

20th September

What are the effects of hormone therapy? How do you know which pronouns to use? What are some good resources to learn more?

Whether you identify as transgender or not, now is a great time to learn more about transgender health issues.
Click on the pink box below to start the quiz!

This quiz created by Joan Pinnell, Mallory Edgar, Laura Kuper, and Lou Bigelow.






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