By By Anne Vitale Ph.D. -- Mar 24, 2022
Notes on Gender Role Transition
By Anne Vitale Ph.D.
Gender Dysphoria Treatment Plan
Updated on 6/26/2016
Based on the WORLD PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR TRANGENDER HEALTH'S STANDARDS OF CARE FOR GENDER IDENTITY DISORDERS (SOC 7)
Triadic Treatment Sequence
Stage I: Establish a therapeutic relationship, evaluation, diagnosis, education and psychotherapy as required.
Stage II: If applicable, referral to Physician for Hormone Replacement therapy. Also used for confirmation or rejection of GD diagnosis. Continue individual psychotherapy as required.
Stage III: Monitor gender role transition, serve as an authoritative intermediary in matters pertaining to work and family. If applicable, make referral for Gender Reassignment Surgery after a minimum of 1 year of living full time in the preferred gender r...