Adolescents with Gender Dysphoria: Reflections on Some Contemporary Clinical and Research Issues.

@article{Zucker2019AdolescentsWG,
  title={Adolescents with Gender Dysphoria: Reflections on Some Contemporary Clinical and Research Issues.},
  author={Kenneth J. Zucker},
  journal={Archives of sexual behavior},
  year={2019}
}
  • K. Zucker
  • Published 18 July 2019
  • Psychology
  • Archives of sexual behavior
This article provides an overview of five contemporary clinical and research issues pertaining to adolescents with a diagnosis of gender dysphoria: (1) increased referrals to specialized gender identity clinics; (2) alteration in the sex ratio; (3) suicidality; (4) "rapid-onset gender dysphoria" (ROGD) as a new developmental pathway; (5) and best practice clinical care for adolescents who may have ROGD. 

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