Items Tagged ‘gender’

Guiding teens through questions about gender identity

July 31, 2017

Guiding teens through questions about gender identity

By Leigh Hopper Leigh Hopper

How can parents support a child who may be transgender or gender-nonconforming? Research shows that LGTBQ youth have higher rates of depression, substance abuse and suicide attempts; so if you suspect your child may be thinking about these issues, you probably want to help – or at least not make life more difficult. The good […]

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Tags: adolescent mental health, gender, LGTBQ, parenting, teens, transgender issues


School of Medicine forums explore pathways to social change

December 7, 2016

School of Medicine forums explore pathways to social change

By uclahealth uclahealth

It has been a difficult year for the Los Angeles community and the nation as a whole as gun violence continues to disproportionately affect the African American community. To help the community heal and bring about change, the dean’s office at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is hosting a series of open […]

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Tags: African American community, awareness, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, dental students, Dr. Clarence Braddock III, Dr. Kelsey Martin, Dr. Lynn Gordon, equality, equity, faculty, gender, graduate students