Trans and nonbinary people go through this thing I don’t see too many people talk much about.
Rapid Onset Gender Dysphoria isn’t real. There is, however, a condition that definitely exists that takes hold once you’ve been shown what it’s like to live as your authentic self and have to go back to not doing so shortly thereafter. Here’s my imprecise explanation of what I’m calling rapid onset gender chafing.
Transitioning is tough. Don’t make my mistake. Go to a doctor or a nurse practitioner who has experience with transitioning patients.
Jolene answers questions frequently asked of a nonbinary person who is transitioning and undergoing hormone replacement therapy.