Is Gender Exploratory Therapy Conversion Therapy?

I’m writing this post in response to an article on Xtra entitled “Unpacking ‘gender exploratory therapy,’ a new form of conversion therapy written by Erin Reed. The subtitle reads “The practice is sold as supportive care-but in reality, it’s used to delay transition until a person no longer identifies as trans”. As a mental health … Continue reading Is Gender Exploratory Therapy Conversion Therapy?

Ways to Cope with Gender Dysphoria

There are many ways to cope with gender dysphoria. Gender dysphoria is strong discomfort associated with one's gender and sex characteristics. For some people medical transition helped reduce their gender dysphoria , but for some it did not. Individuals who undergo medical transition and revert back to their natal sex are called “de-transitioners”. Many de-transitioners … Continue reading Ways to Cope with Gender Dysphoria