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Gender Identity

It is normal for young children to make non-typical gender choices.  They explore the possibilities as they perceive them without the same hang-ups adults may have about what it “means” about their identity.  The best thing caregivers can do to support the healthy development of their children is to convey their love and acceptance regardless of the choices, especially if their child encounters negative reactions outside the home.   Here are some tips for parents to consider concerning gender identity development: Tips The following books might be used to help a child think and talk the issues. 

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