Gender nonconforming and transgender children/youth: Family, community, and implications for practice.

  title={Gender nonconforming and transgender children/youth: Family, community, and implications for practice.},
  author={Christine Aramburu Alegr{\'i}a},
  journal={Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners},
  volume={28 10},
  • C. A. Alegría
  • Published 1 October 2016
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners
PURPOSE The aim of this article is to provide foundational knowledge on gender nonconforming/transgender children/youth. With this knowledge, providers' confidence and ability to address the needs of patients/families can increase. DATA SOURCES Academic Search Premier, Cinahl, PubMed, World Professional Association for Transgender Health. CONCLUSIONS The number of gender nonconforming/transgender children/youth presenting to healthcare providers is increasing. The situation presents a… 

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