For more information on questions you may have about transgender people, check out our Transgender FAQ. Lynn hopes that more and more successful women will quietly come out, and feel comfortable sharing their stories this way via the web. For example, see the following pages in my website concerning the controversy surrounding a book by psychologist J. They also need to learn of the profound advantages of undergoing gender correction while young, as opposed to living in angst in the wrong gender for decades and then finally transitioning, in desperation, late in life. Whenever you hear "experts" say erroneous things about transsexual women, challenge those "experts" by insisting that they learn about and study these pages.
They are successes in living "life in the large".
The top 50 successful transgender Americans you should know
If parents can just learn to see that their transsexual child is really a "girl with a physical problem" rather than a "boy with a mental problem", then that child's future is especially hopeful. They tell people how to think about us, and spin endless bizarre theories about us. Some of the specific issues facing the transgender community are: The NTDS found that among those respondents who have already transitioned, 33 percent had not been able to update any of their identity documents to match their affirmed gender. Emily Hobbie's Genderpeace website is also aimed at the young transitioner.
Many of the larger transgender societies, such as the Chicago Gender Societyhave websites that list photos and sometimes bios of key members who are often very approachable for help and mentoring. It is also available for downloading from Apple iTunes. Photos and links to the stories of many successful transsexual women from all around the world. How have they gotten away with this misrepresentation? Our thanks and encouragement go out to everyone involved in building and maintaining these new sites. Instead it is simply an empirical matter of observing our real lives in the real world.