gender identity 3.
At what age do you feel transgendered children should be able to decide to make irreversible changes to their bodies? What do you feel should be the criteria? Having not gone through puberty to know if hormones would change their minds do you feel it is wise to allow them to make changes?
- Reading: Hewitt, J. K., Campbell, P., Kasianna, P. Grover, S. R. Newman, L. K. & Warne, G. L. (2012). Hormone treatment of gender identity disorder in a cohort of children and adolescents. The Medical Journal of Australia 196(9). 578-581. doi:10.5694/mja12.10222 Retrieved from https://www.mja.com.au/journal/2012/196/9/hormone-… (Word)
- Video: Spack, N. (2013, November) How I help transgendered teens become who they want to be. TED talk on delaying puberty (17 minutes) https://www.ted.com/talks/norman_spack_how_i_help_… (CC)
- Video: 20/20 Listening to Jazz (8 Mins).
- Video: 20/20 Part 2 Transgendered at 11 (7 mins) http://abcnews.go.com/2020/video/transgender-11-bo… (CC)