The Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria Association's Standards of Care for Gender Identity Disorders articulate our organization's professional consensus about the psychiatric, psychological, medical, and surgical management of gender identity disorders. Professionals may use this document to understand the parameters within which they may offer assistance to those with these problems. This document may also assist you with your research and understanding of the current thinking of professionals.
The Harry Benjamin International Gender Dysphoria Association's Standards of Care for Gender Identity Disorders is available in several places for wide distribution and ease of access:
- International Journal of Transgenderism, Volume 5(1) http://www.symposion.com/ijt
- Journal of Psychology and Human Sexuality, (2001),Volume 13 (1), p.1-30