Recently my African American, 12-year-old grandson started a psychiatric outpatient partial hospitalization program. He is a smart, funny, loving big brother and he also happens to be trans.
It pains me as a grandmother to see him struggling to find solace within himself, his family and community. He is in the hospital now because of self-harm and suicidal ideation.
The program he is enrolled in is supposed to help him with his thoughts about himself and how to come to terms with being trans.Read more on themighty.com