Caring for Kids

Caring for Kids

This article discusses how gender identity typically develops and how parents and caregivers can promote healthy gender development in children.

Source: https://www.caringforkids.cps.ca/handouts/gender-identity Website: https://www.caringforkids.cps.ca/handouts/gender-identity Publish Date: May 2018 Resource Type: .Target Audiences: . Last Modified: 2018-07-11

Although we often associate gender development with puberty and adolescence, children begin showing interest in their gender early in life.

This article discusses how gender identity typically develops and how parents and caregivers can promote healthy gender development in children. It’s important to remember that each child is unique and may develop at a different pace.