How to Be An Ally to Gender-Expansive and Transgender Children
Gender-non-conforming children who are supported can thrive. But if pressured to be strictly male or female, they can be harmed for life.
Diana Divecha is a developmental psychologist, research affiliate of the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence, and a Public Voices Fellow with The OpEd Project. Sandra Collins is the founder and director of Bay Area Rainbow Day Camp, the first of its kind in the country for gender-expansive children of all ages, and an assistant professor at California State University.