ARTICLES & Publications

The Gender Affirmative Model: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Supporting  Transgender and Gender Expansive Children Edited by Colt Keo-Meier and Diane Ehrensaft

Achieving Optimal Gender Identity Integration for Transgender Female-to-Male Adult Patients: An Unconventional Psychoanalytic Guide for Treatment

Psychotherapy with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Clients


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