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A Parent’s Guide to Chest Binding for Trans and Gender Diverse Youth

As a parent of a trans or gender-diverse young person, you may be wondering how you can support them in their transition or exploration of their gender identity. One important way to do this is by helping them to feel safe and comfortable in their own skin. For many trans and gender-diverse people, binding their chests helps them feel more confident, comfortable, and affirmed in who they are. This can be a crucial step toward self-acceptance and improving their overall well-being. In this blog post, we will explain what chest binding is and provide you with a guide on how to choose a suitable binder for your child, as well as tips on how to support them through their transition.

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