Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds

Gender in All Its Splendor: Treating Gender Diverse Children and Adolescents

Diane Ehrensaft, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital

Director of Mental Health
UCSF Child and Adolescent Gender Center


Learning objectives:
At the end of this presentation, learners will be able to:

  • Differentiate the affirmative model of gender care from other gender care models
  • Identify the specific clinical needs of transgender vs. non-binary vs. gender expansive children and adolescents
  • Be aware of the clinical and ethical challenges in interdisciplinary care of transgender/gender expansive children and adolescents from a mental health perspective


Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and are intended only for an audience of medical professionals.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits will be available for licensed physicians participating in this activity. You must attend this event and sign in to qualify for CME credit.

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Tuesday, January 5 at 8:30am to 9:30am

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