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Serving transgender youth

Teresa De Crescenzo

Serving transgender youth

the role of child welfare systems : proceedings of a colloquium, September 2000

by Teresa De Crescenzo

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Published by Child Welfare League of America in Washington, DC .
Written in English

  • Transsexualism,
  • Transsexuals -- Services for

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    StatementTeresa De Crescenzo and Gerald P. Mallon
    ContributionsMallon, Gerald P
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 55 p. ;
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17075929M
    ISBN 100878688218

    Homelessness is a devastating experience that has a significant negative impact on an individual’s physical and mental health, well-being, functioning, human development, and life trajectory—and LGBT runaway and homeless youth are at high risk for a number of negative experiences and outcomes. 1 Recent studies, as well as anecdotal evidence from social service professionals, suggest that. Anisha Gohil DO, Erica A. Eugster MD, in Pubertal Suppression in Transgender Youth, Challenges in Care. Transgender youth may face many barriers to care including uninformed providers, long distance to centers providing transition services, lack of insurance approval for hormonal therapies, discrimination even within the medical environment, and/or lack of caregiver support and. Trevor Ally Trainings and Trevor CARE Trainings are designed for adults who work with youth. Trevor CARE Trainings and Ally Trainings are available in-person for your staff. The Trevor Ally Program help adults learn about lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning youth people, the specific risks and challenges they face and how.   More writers and publishers have started tackling the subject, not just with memoirs and self-help guides tailored to transgender youth, but through novels aimed at a broad readership.

    “Being transgender youth is just being youth” (anonymous) “Amazing and wonderful, yet shit” (Drew) “Hard, people will assume you’re attention seeking an SJW, and if you don’t pass you’ll have people look/yell at you” (anonymous) “Lots of injections and appointments. You do get bullied Size: 1MB.

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Transgender and gender nonconforming youth have some of the highest sex education needs, but lack the resources and programs to meet them. For example, research shows that transgender females of color experience the highest rates of HIV infection of any other group.

The few studies of transgender youth’s sexual health risk factors and behaviors investigate outcomes among transgender.

Understand the challenges from the voices involved—today’s LGBT youth AND the leading educators and scholars in the field.

Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Issues in Education presents LGBT youth issues through the words of the adolescents themselves, along with clear up-to-date essays about LGBT youth programs, policies, and practices around the world.5/5(1).

These disturbingly common practices illustrate the serious problems in the care of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems. The lack of professional guidance related to youths' sexual identities has left a vacuum that is often filled by harmful, discriminatory practices based on personal Cited by: LGBTQ Youth Issues – A practical guide for youth workers serving lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth.

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Mandel and Daniel E. Shumer Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MassachusettsCited by: However, single occupancy rooms in the unit that matches the young person's gender identity, if available, may be an acceptable alternative for transgender youth in sex-segregated facilities depending on that person's specific situation.

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This publication categorizes recommendations for homeless youth service providers in three sections: steps that caretakers should take to better the experiences of LGBT youth, ways to improve agency culture in serving LGBT youth, and steps that youth workers and administrators can take to improve residential settings.

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Transgender youth often face serious safety challenges at school. It is important that transgender youth be placed in schools that will affirm their gender identities. Be prepared to advocate on behalf of transgender youth to ensure that their gender identities are.

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The Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) provides a list of resources for those serving LGBT youth including helpful publications and LGBT-youth focused organizations. Go To URL.

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Martin, The Rainbow Book List for GLBT books (for youth ) and the Over the Rainbow Books (forFile Size: KB. Get this from a library. LGBTQ youth issues: a practical guide for youth workers serving lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth. [Gerald P Mallon]. Knowledge Is Power: Serving Gender Diverse Youth in the Library.

by Kathleen Hughes on transgender youth. Transgender youth, defined as those who do not conform to prevalent gender norms, can be an overlooked segment of the LGBT community.

That is a big part of libraries, too. If a transgender teen comes in and sees the book Beyond. Transgender and gender non-conforming youth face challenges at home, at school, in foster care, and in juvenile justice systems. A national survey by GLSEN has found that 75% of transgender youth feel unsafe at school, and those who are able to persevere had significantly lower GPAs, were more likely to miss school out of concern for their safety, and were less likely to plan on continuing.

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Transgender and Gender Non-conforming Youth, National Center for Lesbian Rights, Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals. Serving our Youth: Findings from a National Survey of Service Providers Working with LGBTQ Youth who are Homeless or at Risk of Becoming Homeless .pdf) Organizations.

National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth] Serving Incarcerated Teens Resources. Craig, Angela. “High Impact Partnership: Serving Youth. Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Issues in Education is an essential exploration of LGBT issues and an excellent educational tool for educators, undergraduate and graduate students, counselors, social workers, LGBT youth, and for any professional working with LGBT youth.

Transgender Books: Definitive Reading List (FTM/MTF/LGBTQ) When I was in college I read through the entire trans section in the library which was mostly very academic gender study kind of things, but over the years I feel like I’ve gotten a pretty good handle on the trans book scene, so today I thought I would share some of my favourites.

A national leader in serving the diverse needs of transgender, gender fluid, genderqueer and gender nonconforming children, youth and their families. TGC added families to our client base. 66% of youth we serve are under age (October): TGC is serving nearly families in the Portland (Oregon) metro area alone.

Questions about transgender issues, gender identity, and transitioning aren’t just for kids and young adults. Adults have plenty of questions about those issues, and several more besides: how best to help a child who’s questioning their gender, how to help a friend or family member in transition, how to be a good friend or ally, or how to navigate the many complex legal issues that.

Soon Kyu Choi et al., "Serving Our Youth The Needs and Experiences of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Youth Experiencing Homelessness," UCLA's Williams Institute with True Colors Fund ().

Sandy James et al. One in five transgender people in the United States has been discriminated when seeking a home, and more than one in ten have been evicted from their homes, because of their gender identity.

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has issued guidance stating that discrimination against transgender renters or homebuyers based on gender identity or gender. Yet, for many transgender youth, they are fearful of what their family will say, or do, if they find out that the youth is transgender.

For others that have taken the steps to come out to family members, they may be rejected by some, or all, of their family which will impact their home and academic life.

trauma-informed knowledge, skills, and attitudes regarding serving CSEC youth. Trainings varied among professional roles, but tended to be approximately 3–6h in du-ration.

Typically, professionals were provided first with an overview of trauma, trauma-related symptoms, and trauma’s effect on youth served in the juvenile justice by: 8. Let’s face it: Rainbow Magic works for some kids, but not all of them.

It can be hard to find books for kids that don’t fall into annoying “boys’ books” and “girls’ books” catergories and young adult books with positive, feminist summer, the Young Adult Library Services Association put together a list of 41 books with transgender and genderqueer characters.

LGBT youth are involved across all youth-serving systems and require services and supports that recognize their unique strengths, challenges, and needs. Some youth-serving organizations and staff are not fully prepared to support LGBT youth Systems of care continue to improve their capacity to meet the needs of this population.

The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals by Stephanie A. Brill and Rachel Pepper This book is my go-to recommendation for anyone with a child who is trans, might be trans. The World Professional Association for Transgender Health promotes the highest standards of health care for individuals through the articulation of Standards of Care (SOC) for the Health of Transsexual, Transgender, and Gender Nonconforming People.

The SOC are based on the best available science and expert professional consensus. If you don’t feel that your gender identity – meaning, your own personal sense of what your gender is – matches the gender you were assigned at birth, you might identify as transgender (or trans).

In addition to being a gender identity, transgender is also an umbrella term that includes many other labels, like genderqueer and gender non. The Trevor Project is a national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people under Resources for Educators and School Administrators.

Because some LGBT youth are more likely than their heterosexual peers to experience bullying or other.LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER YOUTH IN THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SYSTEM The Annie E. Casey Foundation has developed this practice guide to support Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative (JDAI) sites in meeting their obligation to ensure the safety and well-being gay men have been serving openly in the military.9 BUSINESS: InFile Size: KB.