Helpful online resources


R.A.C.E. Line

The Rapid Access to Consultative Expertise



World Professional Association for Transgender Health



Canadian Professional Association for Transgender Health


WPATH Standards of Care Version 7

You can find the current Standards of Care on the WPATH website, available in multiple languages:


BC Endocrine Guidelines



The Center of Excellence for Transgender Health




Family Acceptance Project


Gender Creative Kids



Prism is Vancouver Coastal Health’s clinical, education, information and referral service for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, Two Spirit, and queer (LGBT2Q+) communities.



Helpful print resources


Transforming Practice: Life Stories of Transgender Men that Change How Health Providers Work

Marcus Greatheart, MSW

2013, Ethica Press


The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals

Stephanie Brill and Rachel Pepper

2008, Cleis Press


Transgender 101: A Simple Guide to a Complex Issue

Nicholas M. Teich

2012, Columbia University Press


Social Work and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans People

Julie Fish

2012, The University of Chicago Press


Helping Your Transgender Teen: A Guide for Parents

Irwin Krieger

2011, Genderwise Press


The Social Justice Advocate’s Handbook: A Guide to Gender

Sam Killermann

2013, Lightening Source


Films of Interest

Diagnosing Difference

Annalise Ohelian


Two Spirits

Lydia Nibley


Rural Transcapes

Amy Bohigian


I’m Just Anneke

Jonathan Skurnik


She’s A Boy I Knew

Gwen Haworth