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Acceptance & Commitment Therapy
The Confidence Gap: A Guild to Overcoming Fear and Self-Doubt by Russ Harris
The Happiness Trap: Stop Struggling, Start Living by Russ Harris
The Mindfulness and Acceptance Workbook for Anxiety By John P. Forsyth, George H. Eifert
The Reality Slap: How to Find Fulfillment When Life Hurts by Russ Harris
Gender Spectrum Gender Spectrum's mission is to create a gender-inclusive world for all children and youth. They have an online community for young people, family members, and professionals, and several support groups.
Valentine, David (2007). Imagining Transgender: An Ethnography of a Category. Durham: Duke University Press.
Wilchins, Riki (2004). Queer Theory, Gender Theory: An Instant Primer. Los Angeles: Alyson Books.
Yarhouse, M. Understanding Gender Dysphoria. (for Christian individuals attempting to reconcile questions of faith with gender identity)
Transgender: Health, Medical, and Psychology (Books)
Ettner, Randi, Monstrey, Stan, & Eyler, A. Evan (Eds.) (2007). Principles of Transgender Medicine and Surgery. New York: The Haworth Press. Second Edition (2016), Ettner, Monstrey, & Coleman, Eli (Eds.)
Lev, Arlene Istar (2004). Transgender Emergence: Therapeutic Guidelines for Working With Gender-Variant People and their Families. Binghamton, NY: Haworth Clinical Practice Press.
Transgender: Children and Adolescent (Books for Adults)
Beam, Chris (2007). Transparent: Love, Family, and Living the T with Transgender Teenagers. Orlando: Harcourt, Inc.
Boenke, Mary (ed.) Trans Forming Families: Real Stories about Transgendered Loved Ones, 2nd Edition. (Features first-person accounts by parents, families, and friends of transgender people who have come to accept and embrace their transgender loved ones)