TITLE

ETHICAL CONCERNS RELATED TO TREATING GENDER NONCONFORMITY IN CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE: LESSONS FROM THE FAMILY COURT OF AUSTRALIA

AUTHOR(S)
Beh, Hazel; Diamond, Milton
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Summer2005, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p239
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Other
ABSTRACT
Examines the decision of an Australian family court on gender identity disorder (GID) in children and adolescents. Real-life difficulties of young GID sufferers; Decision of the U.S. concerning the legal rights of transgendered individuals; Recommendation of less judicial involvement in deciding whether and how to treat minors with GID.
ACCESSION #
18451051

 

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