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By Madelon Sprengnether on January 17, 2019 in Minding Memory
The transgender movement allows us all to think more creatively about who we are and who we want to be.
By Amanda Rose Ph.D. on December 20, 2018 in Between Us
Gender is not as simple as being a boy or a girl.
By Michael Castleman M.A. on December 16, 2018 in All About Sex
Many women call porn disgusting and insist that married men should not watch it or use it for self-gratification.
By Mark O'Connell LCSW-R on December 14, 2018 in Quite Queerly
Internalized homophobia is our greatest obstacle as queer people.
By Samuel Veissière Ph.D. on December 02, 2018 in Culture, Mind, and Brain
My recent article on Rapid Onset Gender Dysphoria has elicited a fierce controversy and a lot of strong feelings. What is need is dialogue is compassion from all sides.
By Samuel Veissière Ph.D. on November 29, 2018 in Culture, Mind, and Brain
Despite ongoing controversy and criticism of her methodology, a study of Rapid Onset Gender Dysphoria deserves to be considered.
By Samuel Veissière Ph.D. on November 28, 2018 in Culture, Mind, and Brain
Transgender identity appears to be on the rise, particularly among young girls. A study sheds light on the role of social contagion, and raises hard questions.
By Natalie Markowitz Wittlin M.S. on October 25, 2018 in Masculin Féminin
What's the big deal about the White House's "transgender memo"? Here's what the research says.
By Elizabeth J. Meyer Ph.D. on October 25, 2018 in Gender and Schooling
Wondering what you can do to support transgender, non-binary, and intersex people? This statement offers ideas and resources.
By John-Manuel Andriote on October 23, 2018 in Stonewall Strong
Transgender Americans are just one of the minority groups feeling persecuted in Trump's America. But their fight for equality is a fight for good health and a stronger country.
By Jack Turban MD MHS on October 22, 2018 in Political Minds
The Trump administration wants a definition of gender that is "grounded in science." There is no scientific definition of gender.
By Elizabeth J. Meyer Ph.D. on October 21, 2018 in Gender and Schooling
It is important to better understand what the scientific community has to say about sex and gender to understand significant flaws in proposed federal policy.
By Elizabeth J. Meyer Ph.D. on October 19, 2018 in Gender and Schooling
A new study shows that schools are often not "getting better" for LGBTQ youth, and in some cases are getting significantly worse.
By Christopher Badcock Ph.D. on October 05, 2018 in The Imprinted Brain
Belonging to the wrong era induces something much like autism which is epitomised in a newly-published satirical sequel to Gulliver's Travels and Voyage to Kazohinia.
By Karen L. Blair Ph.D. on September 24, 2018 in Inclusive Insight
Recent research explains that prejudice towards transgender individuals may, in part, be due to having one's own identity heavily invested in the gender binary.
By Karen L. Blair Ph.D. on September 16, 2018 in Inclusive Insight
The gender binary is deeply entrenched in Western society, but gender has historically been viewed in a more fluid manner.
By Lawrence R. Samuel Ph.D. on August 31, 2018 in Future Trends
It clearly appears that gender is a continuum rather than being absolute, with most people possessing a blend of what we consider to be feminine and masculine traits.
By Karen L. Blair Ph.D. on August 24, 2018 in Inclusive Insight
An overview of LGBTQ psychology—and why a conference can be just as fun as a parade.
By Ritch C Savin-Williams Ph.D. on July 29, 2018 in Sex, Sexuality, and Romance
“A deep, persistent unease with being associated only with the binary gender assigned to them from infancy.”
By Marty Klein Ph.D. on July 19, 2018 in Sexual Intelligence
By insisting on special rules, trans activists are discouraging Hollywood from making films about trans stories.
By Pamela B. Paresky Ph.D. on July 13, 2018 in Happiness and the Pursuit of Leadership
Daniella Greenbaum wrote a mainstream conservative opinion piece and Business Insider retracted it. Greenbaum resigned, and the world of acceptable ideas got even smaller.
By Alexis Conason Psy.D. on June 25, 2018 in Eating Mindfully
As helping professionals, are we serving the LGBTQ+ community as well as we can? Here are a few things to keep in mind.
By Deborah L. Davis Ph.D. on June 22, 2018 in Laugh, Cry, Live
It's Pride Month. An out and proud reader wonders about how to handle people who shine a spotlight on her LGBTQ+ status. Here's a look at how to build bridges of understanding.
By Ritch C Savin-Williams Ph.D. on June 14, 2018 in Sex, Sexuality, and Romance
Pansexuality is largely invisible, but it’s an identity for many, especially women, trans individuals, and youth.
By Elizabeth J. Meyer Ph.D. on May 18, 2018 in Gender and Schooling
How can we prepare teachers to support gender diversity in schools?
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