Transgender Children and Social Work

This paper explores how social workers and professionals can approach an understanding of the complexity of working with transgender children.

Author: Michael Balkow

The idea of being transgender is now a fundamental element of modern society, but it is still poorly understood. In this helpful summary of recent research and thinking Michael Balkow offers social workers an initial guide to some of the key ideas and debates in order that they can adapt their practice.

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The publisher is the Centre for Welfare Reform.

Transgender Children and Social Work © Michael Balkow 2019.

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Paper | 04.02.19

children and families, disability, mental health, social care, England, Paper

Michael Balkow


Children's Social Worker

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