The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: transgender

Youth Blog—Your Annual Check-Up: Going to the Gynecologist as a Trans-Masculine Individual

18th September

Everyone should feel safe & validated with their doctor! Here is some information for visiting the OB/GYN as a trans-masculine individual.

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

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12th August

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

Research Blog–Policy Brief: Changing Name and Gender on Government IDs

Posted by Liz McConnell in Featured, Research Blog, Transgender Blog. No Comments

7th July

Recent policy changes have made it easier for transgender people to update their IDs, but we still have a long way to go.

Youth Blog–LGBT History beyond Stonewall: The Compton’s Cafeteria Riot

16th June

Stonewall was an important moment, but it actually wasn’t the first time that LGBT people in the US organized and demanded better treatment.

Youth Blog—Transitioning in College

4th June

Transitioning in college carries its own set of challenges on top of academic responsibilities. Unsure where to go for help? Start here.

Research Blog – Coming Out Again: Diversity in Sexual Orientation and Attraction for Trans Men

13th May

What does research show about shifts in sexual orientation and sexual attraction for trans men?

Research Blog – Use of Puberty Blocking Medications in the Treatment of Gender Dysphoria: A Clinical Research Review

18th December

How puberty blocking medication is being used to support the healthy development of transgender adolescents

Research Blog—Anti-Transgender Violence: Increasing Visibility, Fostering Community Engagement, and Advocating for Justice

20th November

Transgender people are disproportionately impacted by violence. Mourn those we’ve lost on November 20th: Transgender Day of Remembrance.

Gender Identity Map

28th October

Explore our interactive map to discover the many different but related identities and expressions that make up the idea of “gender.”

Youth Blog—Queer Women in Beauty Pageants

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7th October

Women of many sexualities and genders have conquered pageant crowns and stereotypes. These women show how visibility matters.

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