By Marcus Greatheart
While many specialise in what's wrong with trans humans, trans-ally Marcus Greatheart requested happy, post-transition trans males what labored good so that healthiness companies may larger help these wondering or suffering from gender transition.
Grounded in a strengths-based version, he explores the contexts and implications of either social and scientific transition within the lives of trans men from the united states and Canada. They speak about how friends and repair prone alike perpetuate a “negative transition tale” that falsely assumes all trans males fight with psychological illnesses, life-long gender dysphoria, and undergo never-ending healthcare waitlists to comply with normative gender criteria to ultimately turn into heterosexual.
Despite those demanding situations the boys describe having optimistic, even stress-free, transition stories whereas demonstrating resilience and self-efficacy. Coping techniques and affects on psychological healthiness and substance use are mentioned, in addition to implications for psychological health and wellbeing perform.
Greatheart additionally proposes a brand new review software for overall healthiness services to help trans consumers unpack and method capability transgender-related pressure and trauma.