Issues Related to Human Sexuality and Gender Dysphoria
Define gender identity
What are the differences between the gender identities of transgender, cisgender, and nonbinary?
What are the potential negative effects to mental health for the LGBTQ+ population?
Why is the population more at risk for mental health disorders and/or concerns?
Define gender dysphoria
What symptoms (diagnostic criteria) must a client present with to be diagnosed with gender dysphoria in the DSM-5?
Are all transgender clients diagnosed with gender dysphoria?
Identify at least three nursing interventions that you will use in your professional practice when providing care to trans clients.
Lessons from a Transgender Patient for Health Care Professionals | Journal of Ethics | American Medical Association (ama-assn.org)
Use Text book, Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Concepts of Care in Evidence-Based Practice