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The True Self Play Group

A few weeks ago I wrote about a project that M. and I were cooking up:  A play group for young kids just like her.  She decided to call it the “True Self Play Group.” I sent out an email to everyone in our local support group and got a dozen replies.  Wait, math time:  12…

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It’s a baby.

The office kitchen is abuzz with excitement.  Anna is pregnant!  Her second! “And it’s a GIRL!!!” On all sides, there are sighs and squeals and oohs and aahs. “Oh, a sweet little GIRL!”  “Now you have one of each!” (She has a two-year-old son.) I congratulate Anna on her news.  It is wonderful.  A miracle. …

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Finally, Some Research on Kids Like Mine

When my child first told me, at age three, that she was transgender, I began a search for some reliable, research-based data to guide my parenting.   Four years later, I’m still searching. It turns out that there really isn’t any solid research that can address the questions that keep parents like me awake at night:  Is…