How to know if your child is transgender: What experts say
August 6, 2017
EL CERRITO, Calif. (AP) — How can a parent know if their child is transgender? What separates a young boy who might be transgender from one with a vivid imagination who likes to dress up in his sister's dresses? What do you do if your daughter tells you she's a boy?
The Associated Press spoke to gender experts to answer some of parents' most commonly asked questions.
MY SON LIKES TO WEAR DRESSES. IS THIS A PHASE OR SOMETHING MORE?
"My answer is, we don't know," says Diane Ehrensaft, a developmental and clinical psychologist, director of mental health at the University of California, S...