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Here are some resources that will help!

Click on the links below for specific resource websites.

 

Crisis Line Call or Text: 988 or Chat here: LifeLine

 

 

ARTICLES for Parents

American Psychiatric Association Fact Sheet on Gender Diversity and Transgender Identity in Children

Better Mental Health found among transgender people who started hormones as teens

Chosen Name Use Is Linked to Reduced Depressive Symptoms, Suicidal Ideation, and Suicidal Behavior Among Transgender Youth

Continuation of gender affirming hormones in transgender people starting puberty suppression in adolescence

Do Clinical Data from Transgender Adolescents Support the Phenomenon of "Rapid Onset Gender Dysphoria"?

Evidence for Trans-Youth Gender Affirming Medical Care

Experiences of Puberty and Puberty Blockers: Insights From Trans Children, Trans Adolescents, and Their Parents

Gender-affirming care is not “experimental”

Gender Identity 5 Years After Social Transition

Groundbreaking Study Confirms Positive Effects of Hormone Therapy for Trans Youth

Growing Up Transgender

Guide to Being an Ally to Transgender and Nonbinary Youth

“I Didn’t Want Him to Disappear” Parental Decision-Making on Access to Puberty Blockers for Trans Early Adolescents

Itchy Sweater

Mental Health and Self-Worth in Socially Transitioned Transgender Youth

Mental Health of Transgender Children Who Are Supported in their Identities

Mental Health Outcomes in Transgender and Nonbinary Youths Receiving Gender-Affirming Care

Most Transgender Children Stick With Gender Identity 5 Years Later: Study

Predicting Early-Childhood Gender Transitions

Preventing Transition Regret a discussion review

Review: Puberty Blockers for Transgender and Gender Diverse Youth

The Evidence for Trans Youth Gender-Affirming Medical Care

The Truth about ROGD

What does the scholarly research say about the effect of gender transition on transgender well being?

What's so scary about a transgender child?

 

Autism and Transgender

Autistics Never Arrive: A Mixed Methods Content Analysis of Transgender and Autistic Autobiography

Devon Price

Kim Clairy OTR/L

NeuroQueer the writings of Dr. Nick Walker

The Autistic Trans Guide to Life

 

Binding, Packing and FtM Resources

FtM Essentials

gc2b binders

Hudson's FtM Resource Guide

Understanding Binding: A Resource Guide for Transgender Youth

 

BOOKS by Transgender

Alok Vaid-Menon

 

 

BOOKS for Parents

A Girlhood

Books by Diane Ehrensaft, Ph.D

Life isn't Binary

The Conscious Parent's Guide to Gender Identity: A Mindful Approach to Embracing Your Child's Authentic Self (The Conscious Parent's Guides)

The Reflective Workbook for Parents and Families of Transgender and Non-Binary Children: Your Transition as Your Child Transitions

Thriving Through Transition: Self-Care for Parents of Transgender Children

Transgender Child

Transgender Teen

Trans Kids: Being Gendered in the Twenty-First Century

You Know, Sex: Bodies, Gender, Puberty and Other Things

You-ology-A Puberty Guide for EVERY Body

 

BOOKS for Youth

All I want to be is me

Every Body is a Rainbow

Gender Now (Coloring Book)

Gender Wheel Curriculum by Maya Gonzalez

It feels good to be yourself

Stacey's not a girl

The Coming Out Handbook

The Gender Book

Too bright to see

Trans Bodies, Trans Selves: A Resource by and for Transgender Communities

Trans Teen Survival Guide

When Aiden became a big brother

Who Are You?

 

Clothing (including swimwear)

Beefcake Swimwear

Rubies

Tomboy X

 

Eating and Nutrition

Aaron Flores, RD (he/him)
https://www.bvmrd.com/
AaronFloresRDN@gmail.com

All Gender Nutrition

Anna Riverso, RDN

Body Trust Project

Emily's Balanced Table

Kat Brown Nutrition

Kim Clairy OTR/L

Lindsay Birchfield, RD (they/them)
Lindsay@creatingpeacewithfood.com
630-291-5107

Mimosa Colins, RD (she/her)
www.rejoynwholeness.com
360.348.0428
mimosa@rejoynwholeness.com

Nutrition with Naia 

 

Education

My Pronouns

Trans 101

 

Electrolysis / Hair Removal

Electrolysis:

Hearten Electrolysis

Transgender SF Electrolysis – Jeannine Wilson
324 West Portal Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94127
415-548-1108
$110 per hour and a half, recommends first clearance by laser to save time and money

Vera Weiler
2161 Union Street, #2
San Francisco, CA 94123
415-931-0220

Nora Sherwood
5334 Geary Blvd, Suite #5
San Francisco, CA 94121
415-753-5851
$100 per hour, say you are from “Transgender Health Services”for a $5 discount
IMPORTANT: May retire in 6-12 months.

Susan Feiga
415-781-4264
$65 per hour, ask for that rate and say you come from the transgender surgery program.

Laser:

Cecily Cosby **below-market special price $60**
1320 Webster Street
Oakland, CA
415-686-1115
Laser appropriate for dark pigmented skin types
IMPORTANT: Practice may be shutting down 5/7/2014 pending negotiations.

Aesthetic Laser Concepts
**special rate, $79/session for surgical genital area, say “Transgender Surgery Program” and ask for Nui if any problems, BE DISCREET about price in their lobby to not upset the people paying more**
490 Post Street Suite 1701
San Francisco, CA 94102
415-956-0111

City Laser Clinic
111 Maiden Lane, #720
San Francisco, CA
(415) 362-5555
$175 per session, ask for that rate and say you come from the transgender surgery program.
lasers available for dark skin.

Epi Center Med Spa
450 Sutter Street, Ste #800
San Francisco, CA
415-362-4754
New patients can request free $50 gift card online at www.skinrejuv.com
(Transgender Health Services is in negotiation with this spa, rates currently uncertain)

 

Grants and Resources for Surgery

GENDERBANDS

Go Fund Me

Jim Collins Foundation

Point of Pride

 

Haircuts

Trans affirming salons and barbers

Hormones

Gender Affirming Hormone Providers

UCSF Hormone guidelines for care providers

 

Insurance Assistance

Trans Family Support Services

 

Kids with Trans Parents

COLAGE

 

Legal Aid

Bay Area Legal Aid

J. M. Jaffe

Pronouns: they/them
CEO & Founder
Trans Health Consulting, LLC
P: (510) 666-4068 

Transgender Law Center

Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund (TLDEF)

 

Needle Phobia resources

Resources for managing needle phobia

 

Partners of Trans People

Workbook for Partners

 

Programs that advertise Gender affirming care

The Refuge

Los Gatos Treatment Center

Pathlight Mood and Anxiety Center

Discovery Mood and Anxiety Program

 

RESIDENTIAL for Trans Youth

Visions

 

Resources for Parents

As a parent what can I do?

Families in Transition

Family Acceptance Project

Gender Spectrum

Hard Questions Answered

HRC - Human Rights Campaign

Mind the Gap

PFLAG - Parents Friends Lesbian and Gay

Trans Families

TransFamily Alliance Network *Fee for membership

TransFamily Support Services

Trans Youth Equality for Parents

TransYouth Family Allies

 

Resources for Youth

Trans Teen Survival Guide

Trevor Project

 

Sibling Resources

A guide to being an ally to Transgender and Non-Binary youth

 

Sperm Banking

California Cryobank

The Sperm Bank of Ca

Surgery Info

FtM Surgery info

MtF Surgery info

Surgeons and BMI concerns

Top Surgeons National search

Transgender Thailand

 

Training and Employment

Trans Can Work

 

Trans Healthcare

WPATH Standards of Care Vol 7

 

Tucking

Tips and Tricks: Tucking A Resource Guide for Transgender Youth

 

VIDEOS and PODCASTS

Gender Spectrum YouTube Channel

Insurance Advocating

Dr. Laura Anderson

 

Virtual Support Groups

American Trans Resource Hub

Billy DeFrank LGBTQ+ Community Center in San Jose

Brave Space

Facebook Parent Support **need FB account to participate

Frederick Center

Gender Spectrum

Pacific Center

Trans-Cendence International Inc.

Weaving Earth

 

Voice Training

Jordan Ross Communication

Transformative Voice

Transvocal

Transgender Voice Therapy

Trans Vocal Training

Trans Voice Lessons

Trans Voice Training

 

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