Psychiatric Diagnoses and Comorbidities in a Diverse, Multicity Cohort of Young Transgender Women: Baseline Findings From Project LifeSkills.

@article{Reisner2016PsychiatricDA,
  title={Psychiatric Diagnoses and Comorbidities in a Diverse, Multicity Cohort of Young Transgender Women: Baseline Findings From Project LifeSkills.},
  author={Sari L Reisner and Katie Brooks Biello and Jaclyn M White Hughto and Lisa M. Kuhns and Kenneth H. Mayer and Robert Garofalo and Matthew J Mimiaga},
  journal={JAMA pediatrics},
  year={2016},
  volume={170 5},
  pages={481-6}
}
IMPORTANCE Transgender youth, including adolescent and young adult transgender women assigned a male sex at birth who identify as girls, women, transgender women, transfemale, male-to-female, or another diverse transfeminine gender identity, represent a vulnerable population at risk for negative mental health and substance use outcomes. Diagnostic clinical interviews to assess prevalence of mental health, substance dependence, and comorbid psychiatric disorders in young transgender women remain… CONTINUE READING

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