Supporting Young Transgender Men
A Guide for Professionals
by Matthew Waites
There is currently a lack of information available regarding the specific needs of young transgender men and the barriers that they face. This can lead to professionals having to give generic advice, which may not be appropriate for the situation. Written to address this shortfall, this book provides professionals with the guidance they need to effectively work with young transgender men. It looks at some of the obstacles that trans men face across health and care services. Addressing topics such as the social impact of transitioning, the potential impact on mental health and emotional well-being and common myths and misconceptions about transitioning, this guide is essential for anyone working with young transgender men.