When my trans-daughter was little, and her gender journey was still new to our family, I found myself facing a dilemma. How do I reconcile my feminist values with supporting my child who wanted everything princess and sparkly and fluffy? I was a women’s studies major!
February 22 to February 28 marks the national 2015 NEDAwareness Week (pronounced need-awareness-week). Gender Spectrum is partnering with the National Eating Disorder Association (NEDA) to connect youth and parents to life-saving resources around eating disorders.
The California Department of Education is helping to break the invisibility of transgender students in school-based surveys with the CA Healthy Kids Survey that documents health related behaviors of middle and high school students.
Gender Spectrum joins in the pain and sorrow following the recent death of a transgender teenager whose online expression of pain and call to action has gone viral.
The most recent issue of the National Association of School Psychologists’ (NASP) member publication, The Communiqué, features a cover story entitled, “Let’s Talk About Gender.”