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Gender Identity Disorder

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Because gender identity disorder (GID) in children is relatively uncommon, most child clinicians and researchers are likely to have had very little direct experience with it. In this chapter, I provide a selective overview of our knowledge about children with GID. In keeping with the general mission of this volume, where appropriate, I focus on the interface between typical and atypical development in my consideration of children with GID.

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  • Sexual Orientation
  • Gender Identity
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
  • Gender Identity Disorder
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Zucker, K.J. (2000). Gender Identity Disorder. In: Sameroff, A.J., Lewis, M., Miller, S.M. (eds) Handbook of Developmental Psychopathology. Springer, Boston, MA. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-4163-9_36

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