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Geographic Distribution of Clinical Care for Transgender and Gender-Diverse Youth
Tara Weixel, MA, Beth Wildman, PhD, 2023. "Geographic Distribution of Clinical Care for Transgender and Gender-Diverse Youth", Pediatric Collections: Adolescent Health Care Part 2: Reproductive Health, American Academy of Pediatrics
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OBJECTIVES: Geographic barriers limit access to clinical care in the United States for transgender and gender-diverse (TGD) youth. Some factors differentiating access to care are variability in state laws/policies, the number of available clinical care programs and mental health providers for TGD youth.