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  1. When LGBTQ Youth Come Out: Consequences, Benefits, Possibilities

    To come out, or not to come out? That is a very real question constantly facing LGBTQ youth, as well as a fair number of young adults, across their entire lifespan. As a researcher, one of my interests is the choices queer youth and adults make about being out. Who do they come out to? […]

  2. Gender identity & pronoun use: A guide for pediatric health care professionals

    Everyone has a gender identity. Some people identify as cisgender — a gender that corresponds with the sex they were assigned at birth. While others identify with a gender that is different from what they were assigned at birth. Regardless of a person’s sex assigned at birth, a person may identify as a woman, a man, both, neither […]

  3. Equitas Health Name Change Clinic

    Saturday, June 10th, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM The LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland 6600 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, 44102 During open Name and Gender Change Legal Clinic hours, trained attorneys will provide one-on-one counseling about the gender- and name-changing process. Registration is preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. To register, email, call (614) 340-6729. The […]