Gender Dysphoria and Disorders of Sex Development

Progress in Care and Knowledge

ISBN: 978-1-4614-7440-1 (Print) 978-1-4614-7441-8 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxxii

  2. Developmental Principles

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-23

      Sex Differentiation: Organizing Effects of Sex Hormones

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      Pages 25-51

      Genetic Aspects of Gender Identity Development and Gender Dysphoria

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      Pages 53-80

      Gender Identity Development: A Biopsychosocial Perspective

  3. Disorders of Sex Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 81-81

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      Pages 83-92

      The Early Care of the Infant with a Suspected Disorder of Sex Development

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      Pages 93-114

      A Noncategorical Approach to the Psychosocial Care of Persons with DSD and Their Families

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      Pages 115-134

      Psychosexual Development in Individuals with Disorders of Sex Development

  4. Gender Dysphoria

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 135-135

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      Pages 137-150

      Gender Identity Diagnoses: History and Controversies

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      Pages 151-169

      Care for Gender-Dysphoric Children

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      Pages 171-192

      Models of Psychopathology in Children and Adolescents with Gender Dysphoria

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      Pages 193-203

      Early Medical Intervention in Adolescents with Gender Dysphoria

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      Pages 205-230

      Medical Treatment for Children with Gender Dysphoria: Conceptual and Ethical Issues

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      Pages 231-254

      Care for Adults with Gender Dysphoria

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      Pages 255-276

      Psychiatric Comorbidity in Adults with Gender Identity Problems

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      Chapter

      Pages 277-297

      Sex Reassignment: Endocrinological Interventions in Adults with Gender Dysphoria

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      Pages 299-318

      Surgical Interventions for Gender Dysphoria

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      Pages 319-330

      The Impact of Stigma on Transgender Identity Development and Mental Health

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      Pages 331-346

      Identity: A Historical and Political Reflection

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 347-357