Ask a Gender Therapist: How Do I Know If I’m Transgender?

NOW AVAILABLE! You and Your Gender Identity: A Guide to Discovery       In this week’s edition of the Ask a Gender Therapist Video Q&A Series I answer the question: How Do I Know If I'm Transgender? Note: This video was originally made in 2014, and I've learned a lot since then as a...

This Trans Voice: A Genderqueer Perspective

I’m excited to bring you the latest installment in “This Trans Voice”! This is a guest blogger opportunity for persons who are transgender who would like to share their story and insights with you. I’d like to introduce you to Tony/Serena. Tony/Serena is a genderqueer person who I met on Facebook...

Why We Buried Our Awesomeness, and How We Can Get It Back

As a member of both the human race and the mental health field I believe we are all striving to achieve what Carl Jung calls individuation. In today’s day and age you’ve probably heard it called “becoming who you are,” “being one’s authentic self,” “finding...

Every Trans Person’s Right to Gender Confirmation Surgery

Although it's been several years that I've been providing gender therapy for transgender folks, I've noticed a surge over the past few months of my trans clients who are bringing up their very serious intention to have Gender Confirmation Surgery (GCS). My theory is that,...