A values-driven and evidence-based health care psychology for diverse sex development

  title={A values-driven and evidence-based health care psychology for diverse sex development},
  author={Lih-Mei Liao and M. Simmonds},
  journal={Psychology & Sexuality},
  pages={101 - 83}
  • Lih-Mei Liao, M. Simmonds
  • Published 2014
  • Psychology
  • Psychology & Sexuality
  • The integration of psychology into multidisciplinary care for people affected by ‘disorders of sex development’ is acknowledged in most recent care standard documents. However, psychological evidence that can inform service development is currently insubstantial for specific reasons, some of which are outlined in this article. We argue for psychological activities and their prioritisation to be equally driven by the professional values embedded in clinical psychology and to seek user input in… CONTINUE READING
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