Heather Ashman

Mar 5, 2019

7 min read

How to Parent Your Transgender Teenager in 3 Easy Steps

Photo by kevin laminto on Unsplash

“They’re your parents. They’re meant to love you because. Never in spite. “

— Patrick Ness

My son is transgender. When he told me, there was not even an instant of doubt in my mind about my love and acceptance of him. The second part of that statement is the important part. My acceptance. Some people claim to love their children, but their…