ERIC Number: EJ609150
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Practice with Transgendered Children.
Mallon, Gerald P.
Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services, v10 n3-4 p49-64 1999
Examines gender variant childhood development from a holistic viewpoint where children and environments are understood as a unit. Discusses the recognition of gender identity, the adaptation process through which gender variant children handle the stress of their environment, and the overall developmental tasks of a transgendered childhood. Recommendations for social work practice with gender variant children are presented. (SM)
Descriptors: Child Development, Children, Counseling, Family Influence, Sexual Identity, Social Influences, Social Work, Social Workers
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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