transgender kid

Terri Cook discusses what it was like to try and understand her child’s true identity.
Many transgender people in the public eye are adults who decided to transition later in life. So, what do you do when your kid comes out at the age of nine? Parents of trans children discuss their tips for navigating gender identity.
As a society, we have just begun to talk about what it means to be transgender, and I, like most men of my generation, knew almost nothing. If there is anything that I've learned, it's that the subject is deeply complex. I think I understand something fundamental, but I really don't.
Although Jackie's parents worry about the future -- things like puberty and how Jackie might be treated later in life at