The Gender Quest Workbook


  • Author: Rylan Jay. Testa, Deborah Coolhart & Jayme Peta
  • Release Date : 2015-12-01
  • Genre: General Nonfiction
  • File Size: 2994429 Bytes


This one-of-a-kind, comprehensive workbook will help you navigate your gender identity and expression at home, in school, and with peers. If you are a transgender and gender-nonconforming (TGNC) teen, you may experience unique challenges with identity and interpersonal relationships. In addition to experiencing common teen challenges such as body changes and peer pressure, you may be wondering how to express your unique identity to others. The Gender Quest Workbook incorporates skills, exercises, and activities from evidence-based therapies—such as cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)—to help you address the broad range of struggles you may encounter related to gender identity, such as anxiety, isolation, fear, and even depression. Despite outdated...

The Gender Quest Workbook

The Gender Quest Workbook


  • Author : Rylan Jay Testa
  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Release Date : 2015-12-01
  • Genre: Young Adult Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781626252998


The Gender Quest Workbook Book Description :

This one-of-a-kind, comprehensive workbook will help you navigate your gender identity and expression at home, in school, and with peers. If you are a transgender and gender-nonconforming (TGNC) teen, you may experience unique challenges with identity and interpersonal relationships. In addition to experiencing common teen challenges such as body changes and peer pressure, you may be wondering how to express your unique identity to others. The Gender Quest Workbook incorporates skills, exercises, and activities from evidence-based therapies—such as cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)—to help you address the broad range of struggles you may encounter related to gender identity, such as anxiety, isolation, fear, and even depression. Despite outdated...

The Gender Identity Workbook for Kids

The Gender Identity Workbook for Kids


  • Author : Kelly Storck
  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-04-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781684030323


The Gender Identity Workbook for Kids Book Description :

"A sensitive and empowering exploration of identity and expression that both educates and celebrates." —School Library Journal The Gender Identity Workbook for Kids offers fun, age-appropriate activities to help your child explore their identity and discover unique ways to navigate gender expression at home, in school, and with friends. Transgender and gender-nonconforming (TGNC) children need validation and support on their journey toward self-discovery. Unfortunately, due to stigma and misinformation, these kids can be especially vulnerable to bullying, discrimination, and even mental health issues such as anxiety or depression. The good news is that there are steps you can take to empower your child as they explore, understand, and affirm their ...

You and Your Gender Identity

You and Your Gender Identity


  • Author : Dara Hoffman-Fox
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-09-26
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781510723078


You and Your Gender Identity Book Description :

Are you wrestling with questions surrounding your gender that just don’t seem to go away? Do you want answers to questions about your gender identity, but aren’t sure how to get started? In this groundbreaking guide, Dara Hoffman-Fox, LPC—accomplished gender therapist and thought leader whose articles, blogs, and videos have empowered thousands worldwide—helps you navigate your journey of self-discovery in three approachable stages: preparation, reflection, and exploration. In You and Your Gender Identity, you will learn: Why understanding your gender identity is core to embracing your full being How to sustain the highs and lows of your journey with resources, connection, and self-care How to uncover and move through your feelings of fear, l...

The Queer and Transgender Resilience Workbook

The Queer and Transgender Resilience Workbook


  • Author : Anneliese A. Singh
  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Release Date : 2018-02-02
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781626259485


The Queer and Transgender Resilience Workbook Book Description :

How can you build unshakable confidence and resilience in a world still filled with ignorance, inequality, and discrimination? The Queer and Transgender Resilience Workbook will teach you how to challenge internalized negative messages, handle stress, build a community of support, and embrace your true self. Resilience is a key ingredient for psychological health and wellness. It’s what gives people the psychological strength to cope with everyday stress, as well as major setbacks. For many people, stressful events may include job loss, financial problems, illness, natural disasters, medical emergencies, divorce, or the death of a loved one. But if you are queer or gender non-conforming, life stresses may also include discrimination in housing and ...

Trans Teen Survival Guide

Trans Teen Survival Guide


  • Author : Fox Fisher
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018-09-21
  • Genre: Young Adult Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781784506629


Trans Teen Survival Guide Book Description :

Frank, friendly and funny, the Trans Teen Survival Guide will leave transgender and non-binary teens informed, empowered and armed with all the tips, confidence and practical advice they need to navigate life as a trans teen. Wondering how to come out to your family and friends, what it's like to go through cross hormonal therapy or how to put on a packer? Trans youth activists Fox and Owl have stepped in to answer everything that trans teens and their families need to know. With a focus on self-care, expression and being proud of your unique identity, the guide is packed full of invaluable advice from people who understand the realities and complexities of growing up trans. Having been there, done that, Fox and Owl are able to honestly chart the cou...

Gender Identity

Gender Identity


  • Author : Cynthia L. Winfield
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2019-07-15
  • Genre: Young Adult Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781442278370


Gender Identity Book Description :

As the public becomes more mindful of gender variances, this book examines how more individuals—including young adults—have found the courage to express and celebrate their authentic selves. The book covers differences between biological sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression....

Supporting Transgender Autistic Youth and Adults

Supporting Transgender Autistic Youth and Adults


  • Author : Finn V. Gratton
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2019-10-21
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781784508302


Supporting Transgender Autistic Youth and Adults Book Description :

Providing advice on how professionals working with autistic trans youth and adults can tailor their practice to best serve their clients and how parents can support their trans autistic children, this book increases awareness of the large overlap between trans identities and autism. By including chapters on gender diversity basics, neuroqueer trauma and how to support neuroqueer individuals, this book sets out strategies for creating more effective support that takes into account the unique experiences of trans people on the spectrum. Written by a therapist who identifies as neuroqueer, this book is the perfect companion for professionals who want to increase their knowledge of the experiences and needs of their trans autistic clients....

The ABC s of LGBT
Score: 4.5
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The ABC s of LGBT


  • Author : Ashley Mardell
  • Publisher : Mango Media Inc.
  • Release Date : 2016-11-08
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781633534087


The ABC s of LGBT Book Description :

Are you seeking a deeper understanding of gender identity and sexual identity? The ABCs of LGBT+ is a #1 Bestselling LGBT book and is essential reading for questioning teens, teachers or parents looking for advice, or anyone who wants to learn how to talk about gender identity and sexual identity. In The ABCs of LGBT+, Ashley Mardell, a beloved blogger and YouTube star, answers many of your questions about: - sexual identity - teens in a binary world - the LGBT family - and more The 21st Century has seen very positive movement for LGBT+ rights. In the last few years the overturning of DOMA, the SCOTUS ruling in favor of the Marriage Equality Act, American transgender politicians elected to office, and landmark moments such as Apple becoming the most ...

Transgender Children and Youth  Cultivating Pride and Joy with Families in Transition

Transgender Children and Youth Cultivating Pride and Joy with Families in Transition


  • Author : Elijah C. Nealy
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release Date : 2017-05-02
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780393711400


Transgender Children and Youth Cultivating Pride and Joy with Families in Transition Book Description :

A comprehensive guide to the medical, emotional, and social issues of trans kids. These days, it is practically impossible not to hear about some aspect of transgender life. Whether it is the bathroom issue in North Carolina, trans people in the military, or on television, trans life has become front and center after years of marginalization. And kids are coming out as trans at younger and younger ages, which is a good thing for them. But what written resources are available to parents, teachers, and mental health professionals who need to support these children? Elijah C. Nealy, a therapist and former deputy executive director of New York City’s LGBT Community Center, and himself a trans man, has written the first-ever comprehensive guide to under...

Beyond Magenta
Score: 3.5
From 14 Ratings

Beyond Magenta


  • Author : Susan Kuklin
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release Date : 2014-02-11
  • Genre: Young Adult Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780763670351


Beyond Magenta Book Description :

A 2015 Stonewall Honor Book A groundbreaking work of LGBT literature takes an honest look at the life, love, and struggles of transgender teens. Author and photographer Susan Kuklin met and interviewed six transgender or gender-neutral young adults and used her considerable skills to represent them thoughtfully and respectfully before, during, and after their personal acknowledgment of gender preference. Portraits, family photographs, and candid images grace the pages, augmenting the emotional and physical journey each youth has taken. Each honest discussion and disclosure, whether joyful or heartbreaking, is completely different from the other because of family dynamics, living situations, gender, and the transition these teens make in recognition o...