EverydayFeminism.com’s Sam Dylan Finch posted a great article regarding how to deal with negative media messages about people who identify as being transgender and how to cope with all that. This is real-life, usable advise to help individuals start to make a change in how they see themselves and how they feel about who they are. This is a highly-recommended read!
“I can remember when I first came into consciousness about my gender identity and reached the realization that I might be transgender. Unlike some of my trans siblings, I didn’t feel comfort, or relief, or ecstasy – I felt enormous self-loathing and a sense that I was a failure. Why is this?…”