My Child Told Me They're Trans... What Do I Do?
My Child Told Me They're Trans...What Do I Do?
A Q&A Guide for Parents of Trans Children
Edited by Brynn Tannehill
"My child just came out to me as trans: What should I do?"
If you are a parent looking for an answer to this question, you have come to the right place. Gathering together practical advice and personal experiences from a range of parents, activists and experts, this FAQ book provides answers to the most common questions you will have as a parent of a transgender child.
- What if they change their minds?
- How do I make sure my child is safe at school?
- How do we tell our other children?
Sharing their experiences of how they navigated their child's transition to raise a happy and healthy child, the parents in this book will give you the tools you need to support your trans child to thrive, while the experts provide a research-based perspective on supporting trans youth. With answers to everything you need to know - from social transition, mental health and medical care, through to schools, faith, and your personal feelings as a parent - this is a useful resource for any family with a trans child.