Caring for transgender kids at Stanford Children’s Health

Caring for transgender kids at Stanford Children’s Health

Stanford Medicine. Search. Spring 2017, Sex Sex, gender and medicine, Spring 2017; Transgender Caring for kids making the transition Intro to the gender spectrum A free online course explains the basics of transgender children’s needs the social worker at the Stanford Children’s Health gender clinic, observes the mixture of feelings

Gender Clinic – Stanford Children’s Health

Stanford Children’s Health Pediatric and Adolescent Gender Clinic provides medical services for gender conforming youths and their families. Caring for kids making the transition. Learn more > All our providers are members of the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH).

Stanford Children’s Health treats transgender youth at new

Stanford Children’s Health new Gender Clinic, which Stanford believes to be the only of its kind in the South Bay, brings specialized medical services that transgender youth and and gender non

Stanford Children’s Health begins to offer transgender care

Stanford Children’s Health has begun to offer medical and other services to transgender children and adolescents, with an eye toward opening within the next year a more comprehensive

Stanford Children’s gender clinic helps young people

The family sought help from the Pediatric and Adolescent Gender Clinic at Stanford Children’s Health. Founded in mid-2015, the clinic is one of about 30 pediatric gender clinics across the country. Its existence is one of many signs of a growing societal recognition of the needs of transgender kids.

A free online course on transgender children’s needs, from

In 2011, Stanford Medicine lecturer Maya Adam, MD, had just finished teaching her undergraduate course on critical issues in child health when a student approached her with some feedback. “I loved your class, but you are missing one issue,” the student said. “You need a lecture on transgender children’s health.”

Young and transgender – Stanford Medicine Newsletter

“As you treat transgender teens with hormones, you’re affirming who they are,” she said. But early in the process, ambivalence is common, said Amy Valentine, the social worker at the Stanford Children’s Health gender clinic. She’s part of a team of about 15 clinicians who are …

New Gender Clinic combines services for transgender youth

The new Stanford Children’s Health Gender Clinic, which opened in Sunnyvale this summer, brings psychosocial and medical care for transgender children and their families, all under one roof.

Stanford launches short online course to boost

In 2011, Stanford Medicine lecturer Maya Adam, MD, had just finished teaching her undergraduate course on critical issues in child health when a student approached her with some feedback. «I loved your class, but you are missing one issue,» the student said. «You need a lecture on transgender children’s health.»

Caring for Kids in the Juvenile Justice System – Stanford

The studies he currently has underway, in partnership with Paul Wise, MD, Richard E. Behrman Professor in Child Health at Stanford, examine the health outcomes, such as causes of hospitalization and mortality rates, of teens involved in the juvenile justice system in California.