The Transgender Teen

The Transgender Teen


  • Author : Stephanie Brill
  • Publisher : Cleis Press
  • Release Date : 2016-09-13
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781627781756


The Transgender Teen Book Description :

What do you do when your son announces he is transgender and asks that you call her by a new name? Or what if your child uses a term you’ve never heard of to describe themselves (neutrois, agender, non-binary, genderqueer, androgyne…) and when you didn’t know what they meant, they left the room and now won’t speak to you about it? Perhaps your daughter recently asked you not to use gendered pronouns when referring to ‘her’ anymore, preferring that you use “they”; you’re left wondering if this is just a phase, or if there’s something more that you need to understand about your child. There is a generational divide in our understandings of gender. This comprehensive guidebook helps to bridge that divide by exploring the unique chall...

Helping Your Transgender Teen

Helping Your Transgender Teen


  • Author : Irwin Krieger
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Pub
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 069201229X


Helping Your Transgender Teen Book Description :

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Being Jazz
Score: 3.5
From 6 Ratings

Being Jazz


  • Author : Jazz Jennings
  • Publisher : Ember
  • Release Date : 2017-06-14
  • Genre: Gender nonconformity
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399554674


Being Jazz Book Description :

Jazz Jennings is one of the youngest and most prominent voices in the national discussion about gender identity. At the age of five, Jazz transitioned to life as a girl, with the support of her parents. A year later, her parents allowed her to share her incredible journey in her first Barbara Walters interview, aired at a time when the public was much less knowledgeable or accepting of the transgender community. This groundbreaking interview was followed over the years by other high-profile interviews, a documentary, the launch of her YouTube channel, a picture book, and her own reality TV series--I Am Jazz--making her one of the most recognizable activists for transgender teens, children, and adults. In her remarkable memoir, Jazz reflects on these ...

Helping Your Transgender Teen  2nd Edition

Helping Your Transgender Teen 2nd Edition


  • Author : Irwin Krieger
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018-01-18
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781784508197


Helping Your Transgender Teen 2nd Edition Book Description :

Going through puberty and adolescence presents unwelcome changes for many transgender youth, and this book provides advice to parents of transgender teens to help them understand what their child is experiencing and feeling during this challenging time. Addressing common fears and concerns that parents of transgender teens share, the book guides them through steps they can take with their child, including advice on hormones and surgery and how to transition socially. It addresses the recent increase in teens presenting with non-binary identities, and reflects major legal, social and medical developments regarding transgender issues. The author's insights are gained from his professional experience of providing psychotherapy regarding gender identity....

The Transgender Child
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Transgender Child


  • Author : Stephanie Brill
  • Publisher : Cleis Press
  • Release Date : 2008-06-03
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781573445191


The Transgender Child Book Description :

This comprehensive first of its kind guidebook explores the unique challenges that thousands of families face every day raising their children in every city and state. Through extensive research and interviews, as well as years of experience working in the field, the authors cover gender variance from birth through college. What do you do when your toddler daughter’s first sentence is that she’s a boy? What will happen when your preschool son insists on wearing a dress to school? Is this ever just a phase? How can you explain this to your neighbors and family? How can parents advocate for their children in elementary schools? What are the current laws on the rights of transgender children? What do doctors specializing in gender variant children r...

Some Assembly Required
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Some Assembly Required


  • Author : Arin Andrews
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2014-09-30
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781481416771


Some Assembly Required Book Description :

Seventeen-year-old Arin Andrews shares all the hilarious, painful, and poignant details of undergoing gender reassignment as a high school student in this winning first-of-its-kind memoir. Now with a reading group guide and an all-new afterword from the author! In this revolutionary first-of-its-kind memoir, Arin Andrews details the journey that led him to make the life-transforming decision to undergo gender reassignment as a high school junior. In his captivatingly witty, honest voice, Arin reveals the challenges he faced as a boy in a girl’s body, the humiliation and anger he felt after getting kicked out of his private school, and all the changes—both mental and physical—he experienced once his transition began. Some Assembly Required is a ...

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...

Raising the Transgender Child

Raising the Transgender Child


  • Author : Michele Angello
  • Publisher : Seal Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-13
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781580056366


Raising the Transgender Child Book Description :

Written by top experts in the field, Raising the Transgender Child offers much-needed answers to all the questions parents and other adults ask about raising and caring for transgender and gender diverse children: Is this just a phase? Did I do something to cause this? How do we protect these children? Who should I tell, and how? Will anyone love my child? Written by Dr. Michele Angello, a leading therapist and go-to expert in the field of transgender parenting, and Ali Bowman, bestselling writer and parent advocate, Raising the Transgender Child helps readers champion and celebrate gender diverse children while at the same time shedding fear, anger, sadness, and embarrassment. With specific and actionable advice—including coming-out letters, ident...

Transparent
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Transparent


  • Author : Cris Beam
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0151011966


Transparent Book Description :

A Los Angeles transgender school volunteer traces her work with four students whose otherwise typical teen experiences were uniquely shaped by their circumstances, in a personal account that describes their efforts to resolve identity challenges while making contributions to their community....

Changes

Changes


  • Author : Chandler Palladino
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1795448210


Changes Book Description :

CHANGES is the story of one family's journey into the deep waters of denial, realization, consternation, grief, conflict and acceptance, armed with the Truth of God's Word and a determination to understand.If you have picked up this book, your interest may be a simple curiosity, or you may be searching for a glimmer of hope in your own unwieldy situation. For those reading this because they want to know more about the transgender personality, we provide information about the personal struggles and scientific discovery. For those in the experience right now, we want to give you some encouragement that your situation is not impossible.Whether it's a child's learning disorder, a rare form of cancer, the deteriorating memory of a loved one; or, as in thi...