Parents Of 12-Year-Old Transgender Boy Talk About The Importance Of Accepting Such Kids
February 21, 2018 17:18
Undoubtedly, one of the most difficult tasks that parents have is to help their kids become successful and responsible adults. To achieve this goal, many people set boundaries, but sometimes, it’s impossible to always stay within them. If a child is insistent about their transgender identity, the best thing parents can do is to support them.
Accepting the child's needs
Family rejection can lead to mental health issues, depression, or even suicide. On the other hand, family support can help avoid biases and bullying. And Sarah and Micah Heumann, parents of 12-year-old Daniel, know what they’re talking about.