Gender Identity in Children and Young People


13/02/2017 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Merseyside Youth Association Ltd
65-67 Hanover Street Liverpool

Gender Identity in Children and Young People

Cost: Free

This 3.5 hour course written, developed and presented  by MYA, Alder Hey Hospital (Specialist CAMHS) and YPAS is an exploration of Sex, Gender and Sexuality in gender variant children and young people.

“My seven year old boy says he want to be a girl”

“The girl in my class wants to be a boy”

“My son cries when I won’t let him wear a dress and I don’t know what to do about it”

This course will explore some of the following key issues:

– Gender Dysphoria, also known as Gender Identity Disorder

– Language and terminology

– Exploring child development and key theories

– Key legislation

– Pathways to support

– Child and Young Person Centred Approach  around gender identity


Bookings are closed for this event.