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Five Ways Parents Can Support Gender-Expansive Children

Earlier today, HRC released Supporting and Caring for Transgender Children, a new guide to ensure that transgender young people are affirmed, respected, and able to thrive. The guide, designed for community members and allies, also incorporates advice for parents raising transgender or gender-expansive children. Here are five important takeaways from the guide: 1) Practice Patience: Patience, support and careful listening to the child are the best “medicine” for a child exploring gender.
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