Support for gender dysphoria
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In this lecture, Ms Jan Sampson outlines the work that Mermaids does in supporting teenagers and their families in dealing with gender identity issues. Addressing the overall increase in gender service referrals, Ms Sampson considers how young people dealing with issues of gender identity can use social media as a support network to create their own safe online environments.
This lecture was filmed at the RSM in London for the event 'Social media: challenges and benefits for mental health and wellbeing' on Tuesday 14th November 2017.