Transgender Kids

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Some young boys insist on wearing dresses and identifying as a girl, and some young girls do the opposite. Parents are often left to puzzle out whether it's a passing phase, or if a child will grow up feeling stuck in the wrong body. We discuss issues facing gender variant kids, and a conference aiming to support them and their families this weekend in Berkeley.


Joel Baum, director of education and training for Gender Spectrum

Diane Ehrensaft, developmental and clinical psychologist working with transgender families