Posts From Sarah Painer MSW, LISW-S

About a week ago, the news reported that a 17-year-old transgender female ended her life. I am deeply saddened over learning of this young person’s death. I am reminded incessantly that this tragedy, which has happened too many times before, › Continue Reading

In a world where medical technology allows families to see gender-related anatomy of a baby during pregnancy, a child’s gender is often assigned and celebrated before he or she is even able to live outside of the womb. The majority of › Continue Reading