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what causes gender dysphoria

A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Unhappiness : Not being happy if they are a boy being a boy and if a girl wishing they were a boy instead.
Dr. Ana Adelstein
27 years experience Clinical Psychology
A Big Mismatch: Gender dysphoria is a psychological term refering to the distress & unhappiness felt by individuals whose gender as assigned when they were born does ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gayle Morse
21 years experience Clinical Psychology
Gender Dysphoria: Greetings! The best thing to do is to speak to a mental health care provider like a psychiatrist or psychologist. They can offer counseling to hel ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ana Adelstein
27 years experience Clinical Psychology
Talk, Seek Support: American Psychiatric Assn defines "Gender Dysphoria" as sustained emotional distress over “a marked incongruence between one’s experienced/expressed g ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raymond Coffin
26 years experience Clinical Psychology
Reach Out 4 Support: The internal and social changes may prove more challenging than the hormonal/surgical procedures. Look for support from others who have traveled this ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Talk : Suggest to him that he get therapy and be very careful before you get too deeply involved in the relationship.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Expertise available: Here in seattle we have world renowned experts for this condition. We have the ingersoll center and several therapists who specialize in this conditi ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alfred Forrester
42 years experience Psychiatry
Hard to predict: We would like to think that physicians and other health professionals would be open-minded and non-judgmental in terms of their patients' medical or ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mitzi Johnson
36 years experience Integrative Medicine
Talk to someone: Talking with a mental health professional that you feel understands this situation can be very helpful if there are some depression like symptoms. De ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Not sure what your: question in. The 3 free/ sliding scale clinics in Maury County don't appear to provide behavioral Health Care. However, Maury Country doesn't seem to ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Koenigsberg
42 years experience Psychiatry
Call Medical School: You clearly are on the right track in acknowledging a serious condition. Keep in mind that finding quality help for a complex situation likes this ta ... Read More
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