A psychiatrist specializing in the care of LGBTQ+ youth discusses contributors to behavioral health issues in these patients, standards of care for transgender youth, making medical offices LGBTQ-friendly, when to refer to a specialist and more.
A comprehensive review of neuroimaging studies of people with gender dysphoria prompts proposal of the concept of “brain gender.” The lead researcher outlines clinical and research implications.
Making clear that your practice is a safe space for LGBTQ youth is a huge first step toward easing the anxieties of teens needing care as they struggle with sexual identity issues.
Research shows that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals are more likely to delay medical care. Cleveland Clinic opens two clinics to meet the unique needs of LGBT patients in a safe, friendly setting.