Dr. Van Mol will present peer-reviewed and professional literature regarding the origins, nature, demographics and expected outcomes of gender dysphoria in minors; then discuss the evidence, limitations, and risks regarding gender/transition affirming therapy vs watchful waiting; and finally outline a compassionate approach to gender dysphoric patient and family.
Proposed Learning Objectives
- Gain familiarity with scientific literature findings regarding the nature and course of gender dysphoria in minors.
- Become acquainted with the claims, evidence, and risks of watchful waiting vs. gender/transition affirming therapies.
Session S6-22-23 Learning Assessment Questions