The Politics of Transitioning

The Politics of Transitioning: Transition… to What?

Is it your responsibility to live openly as “Transgender”? BY STEPHANIE HALL There is an unfortunate trend within the Trans community for some Transgender persons to make value judgments about others in the community based upon whether one chooses to live openly as Transgender, or to live in what some call “stealth” mode. As commonly…

Reconciling Your Transgender ans Internet privacy

Reconciling your Transgender Identity, Internet Privacy, and Your Digital Footprint

BY STEPHANIE HALL We are well on the way to making the transition away from analog information to a society based entirely on digital information, and while everyone is rushing to get on board and not be left behind, surprisingly little consideration has been given to the ramifications of posting to and sharing information in…

Transgender couples therapy discussed

Transgender Couples Therapy: Is Love Enough?

When one spouse/partner decides to transition, transgender couples therapy can work to mitigate the cisgender partner’s disappointment and disbelief, bolster his/her counterpart’s attempt to realize their self-discovery while helping them arrive at solutions that accommodate both individuals.  BY CASEY WEITZMAN, M.A., L.M.F.T. I’ve worked with the transgender/gender non-conforming community for 20+ years now — with…