Recommended Reading

Please feel free to contact me for further resources and consultation:


World Professional Association of Transgender Health (WPATH)

Standards of Care (SOC) 7, 2011


Counseling and Mental Health Care of Transgender Adults and Loved Ones

Bockting, W., 2006


TransBodies TransSelves- A Resource for the Transgender Community

Erickson Schroth, L., 2014


Report of the American Psychiatric Association Task Force on Treatment of Gender Identity Disorder, Byne et al., Archives of Sexual Behavior, 2012, vol 41


Practice Parameter on Gay, Lesbian, or Bisexual Sexual Orientation, Gender Nonconformity, and Gender Discordance in Children and Adolescents, Adelson et al., Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2012, vol 51


Treating Transgender Children and Adolescents: An Interdisciplinary Discussion Drescher and Byne. Journal of Homosexuality, vol 59 (Also available in book format), 2013


A Selective Bibliography of Transsexualism, Denny, D., Journal of Gay and Lesbian Psychotherapy, 2009


Transgender Subjectivities, Psychoanalytic Dialogues, 2011, vol 21


The body one has and the body one Is: Understanding the transsexual’s need to be seen. Lemma, A., International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 2013, vol 94


Mourning the Body as Bedrock: Developmental Considerations in Treating Transsexual Patients Analytically. Sakeopoulou, A., Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 2014, vol 62


Far from the Tree, Solomon, A., Chapter on Transgender, 2012


The Lives of Transgender People, Beemyn, G. & Rankin, S., 2011