ERIC Number: EJ828903
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Dec
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Psychosexual Outcome of Gender-Dysphoric Children
Wallien, Madeleine S.; Cohen-Kettenis, Peggy T.
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, v47 n12 p1413 Dec 2008
The psychosexual outcome of 77 children with gender dysphoria is investigated. Results reveal that after puberty, most gender-dysphoric children will not remain as such. The outcome of gender-dysphoric children in terms of sexual orientation is also studied.
Descriptors: Sexual Orientation, Puberty, Depression (Psychology), Homosexuality, Children, Psychological Patterns, Young Adults, Identification (Psychology), Sexual Identity
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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