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Building Attention Span

July 10th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Technology-driven losses in attention span are interfering with our ability to become deep and complex people, according to this column, although there are also advantages to the fluid intelligence created by online activity. I see many people in my practice who work in tech and despite Brook’s assertions, they are quite capable of being “deep […]

Highlights from the Supreme Court Decision on Same-Sex Marriage

June 26th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

The Supreme Court ruled that the Constitution guarantees a nationwide right to same-sex marriage. Source: Highlights from the Supreme Court Decision on Same-Sex Marriage

The Patient I Abandoned

June 24th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

This is a beautiful post about the power of the human spirit and the therapy relationship Therapy is rife with difficult goodbyes. But this was the hardest. Source: The Patient I Abandoned

Moving On: ‘FTLOG, Caitlyn Jenner Is Not Pretending to Be a Woman’ | Dana Beyer

June 14th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

I am going to tackle head-on the conservative attack on Caitlyn Jenner that has erupted since the Rachel Dolezal story broke. I will leave the response to Dolezal to others to parse, but I will take my colleague, Jonathan Capehart’s advice and “move along” to, once again, school the conservatives in biology. Source: Moving On: […]

Caitlyn Jenner and Gender Stereotypes – NYTimes.com

June 13th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Feminism and identity: Readers discuss “What Makes a Woman?” and transgender issues. I am so pleased that more people are engaged in a conversation about gender as a result of Caitlin’s emergence as herself. Since I have worked with and learned from trans people for many years, these comments are familiar. Source: Caitlyn Jenner and […]

Mow the Lawn

June 12th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Life is more repetitive than revelatory. To find happiness, perform the task at hand well. Source: Mow the Lawn

Transgender, at War and in Love – Video – NYTimes.com

June 11th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

This short documentary shares the challenges of a transgender military couple, who are banned from serving openly. Source: Transgender, at War and in Love – Video – NYTimes.com

Overvalued Genitals and Undervalued Brains – A Trans Response to Christian Conservatives Uncomfortable with Caitlyn Jenner

June 7th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

The impact of Jenner’s debut has been nothing short of extraordinary. Media outlets that struggled to properly report on trans persons in police blotters just a few years ago are suddenly interested i Source: Overvalued Genitals and Undervalued Brains – A Trans Response to Christian Conservatives Uncomfortable with Caitlyn Jenner

Transgender Children’s Books Fill a Void and Break a Taboo

June 6th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

Mainstream publishing houses are increasingly giving visibility to transgender authors and their books, which are aimed at broader and younger audiences. Source: Transgender Children’s Books Fill a Void and Break a Taboo

What Makes a Woman? – NYTimes.com

June 6th, 2015 by drlinsf in Uncategorized

There is a collision course between feminists and transgender activists. Source: What Makes a Woman? – NYTimes.com

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