August 5, 2016

References

Study from the medical journal Pediatrics detailing the importance of a supportive social environment for transgender youth.

Mental Health of Transgender Children Who Are Supported in Their Identities


Study from the Williams Institute, UCLA, and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention on suicide rates among transgender adults.

Suicide Attempts among Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Adults


Guidelines from the American Psychological Association outlining best practices to promote a respectful, aware, and supportive environment when interacting with transgender people.

Guidelines for Psychological Practice with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming People