What challenges and prejudices do transgender people face?

What does “transgender” mean? Transgender is an umbrella term that signals movement between or across genders.  A transgender person is someone who identifies as a gender other than the one they were assigned at birth based on the appearance of… Continue Reading

L, G, B, T, Q, Q, I, A… what do all the letters mean?

What do all these letters mean? The LGBT community is a very diverse community that represents a variety of sexual and gender identities.  The acronym stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender.  However, that’s just the tip of the iceberg.  Another… Continue Reading

Is being transgender a mental disorder?

Definition: “transgender” Transgender is an umbrella term that signals movement between or across genders.  A transgender person is someone who identifies as a gender other than the one they were assigned at birth based on the appearance of their sex organs.… Continue Reading