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Policy Statements from Other Organizations

These references are current as of October 11, 2022:

1. American Academy of Pediatrics
Policy statement issued October 1, 2018: Ensuring Comprehensive Care and Support for Transgender and Gender-Diverse Children and Adolescents. Pediatrics. 2018;142(4):e20182162. Available at:

2. American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Health Care for Transgender and Gender Diverse Individuals: Committee Opinion Number 823; March 2021, available at

3. American Medical Association
The AMA has >35 policies dealing with LGBTQ issues. A listing of these can be accessed at:

4. American Psychiatric Association
The 2018 and 2020 positions papers on TGD individuals are available at:; and

5. American Psychological Association
The 2015 Guidelines for Psychological Practice with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming People is available at

6. American Urological Association
2021 – Creating a Gender-Affirming Environment for Urological Care is available at
2019 Pediatric Decision Making and Differences of Sex Development: A Society for Pediatric Urology and American Urological Association Joint Position Statement, is available at

7. Endocrine Society
2017 – Gender Dysphoria/Gender Incongruence Guideline Resources available at

8. The World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH)
A free PDF version of their Standards of Care Version 7 is available at

9. International Association of Chiefs of Police
2018 – Interactions with Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming Individuals, available at