We have collated a list of media articles, blogs and podcasts that cover a variety of topics, from help for your child to understanding the wider context of your child's experience.

The articles below are not written by us, they are links to external sites that we, as parents, found useful in our serch for information about what was happening with our children. We are sure you will find something here that gives you hope, knowledge or just reassurance that you are not alone.

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Donovan Cleckley provides a comprehensive analysis of the concept and diagnosis of gender dysphoria and its uncritical acceptance from ostensibly progressive quarters. Take a look at this articlehere

Dr Paul McHugh ran one of the first sex reassignment clinics in the US. After years of seeing the trans community, they closed the clinic as there was not enough evidence that transition conferred the benefits people thought it would. He was asked to submit evidence to the Supreme Court in a discrimination case, and his testimony is far reaching in its implications.

 

Read his submission here

Jungian therapist Lisa Marchiano has written some very good blogs and articles about what is happening with our adolescents. She offers some really good advice for parents caught up in this phenomenon.  Her suggestions for how parents can best cope with their situation is laid out in two blog posts here.

Her article 'Waiting' was published on the website of 4th Wave Now. It is a tough and emotional read, but one that resonates with many of our parents.

Marchiano also covers her take on 'trans ac