Notes on Gender Role Transition
Anne Vitale PhD, Editor

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Anne Vitale Ph.D.
April 3, 2012

T Notes:

#1 Dances with Therapists or, hard time getting to that first appointment.

#2 The Intake Appointment --A time for the therapist and the client to evaluate each other and to see if going forward together will work for both of them.

#3 A brief description of the Hormone Evaluation Period

#4 Unlived Lives.

#5 Guilt and Shame: The Unfortunate Twins of Gender Dysphoria.

#6 Mid-Life Awakening. Some thoughts about the recent increase in clients at mid-life presenting with gender issues.

#7 Sexism in the Male-To-Female Transsexual.

#8 Relationships: The Bane and the Promise

#9 Primary and Seconday Transsexulism--Myths and Facts

#10 Emergence -a danger filled, critical time in the transition process.

#11 Couples Therapy---When the male partner is a crossdresser.

#12 Transsexualism: An Expanded Definition

#13 Potential Therapeutic Errors

#14 Crossdressing vs Transsexualism: A difference explained

#15 Testosterone Toxicity Implicated in Male-to-Female Transsexuals? Some thoughts.

#16 Post-Op + 5, About five years after GRS, new issues arise. What is life like after transition?

#17 Using Skype as a therapeutic media: An interim report

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