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APA on Transgender


  

In August 2009, the American Psychological Association released a statement on "Transgender, Gender Identity, & Gender Expression Non-Discrimination." Among other things, it advocates for "the efficacy, benefit and medical necessity of gender transition treatments for appropriately evaluated individuals and calls upon public and private insurers to cover these medically necessary treatments." The 2008 report of the Task Force on Gender Identity and Gender Variance goes into more detail.

  

On the Move

Transfaith launches new website to highlight plans for 2019!

The first of our new 2019 launches -- t-shirts, sweatshirts, and tank tops, oh my!

Excitement is building for the Black Trans Prayer Book creative retreat in 2019. Get your Black Trans Prayer Book t-shirt and share in the rising energy!

In the News

Upasika tree (aka Cleis Abeni) explains Dharma Day while remembering the blessed life of a young Buddhist named Alphy who was killed in 1999.

Mariette Pathy Allen's 2017 photobook highlights the lived experiences of T/GNC spirit mediums in Thailand and Burma

"It really felt like [the Episcopal Church] had our back!" TransEpiscopal marks a historic year at the 2018 General Convention of the Episcopal Church.