"Transgender medicalization and the attempt to evade psychological distress" by Robert Withers, November 2020:


Media Coverage of Transgender Issues and Referrals of Transgender Children to Specialist Clinics
This cross-sectional study examines whether increases in transgender and gender diverse young people presenting to specialist gender clinics are associated with related media coverage.
Gender-affirming hormone in children and adolescents

D’Angelo, R., Syrulnik, E., Ayad, S. et al.

One Size Does Not Fit All: In Support of Psychotherapy for Gender Dysphoria. Arch Sex Behav  (2020).



De-sexing the Medical Record? An Examination of Sex Versus Gender Identity in the General Medical Council’s Trans Healthcare Ethical Advice (February 2020):


Gender incongruence in children, adolescents, and adults
More individuals are requesting medical assistance for gender uncertainty or dysphoria and provision of adult NHS gender identity services (GIS) is changing.1 Despite minimal medical input to polarised debates, several issues are potentially concerning: reports of poor care; rapid rises in referrals…
Sex, gender and gender identity: a re-evaluation of the evidence | BJPsych Bulletin | Cambridge Core
Sex, gender and gender identity: a re-evaluation of the evidence
Redesigning gender identity services: an opportunity to generate evidence
A recent feature in The BMJ implied that new services are all that’s needed to improve transgender healthcare.1 Providing timely, sensitive services for all, including those who decide to not pursue treatment or detransition, is important.2 But the article did not question the steep rise in referral…