Some Helpful Links
Gender.org includes listings of resources by state
Transgender Gazebo on gay.com
PFLAG Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
ABGender Above & Beyond: Tons of resources, links to personal pages, etc.
Gender Web The Gender Web Project
Remembering Our Dead In memory of the victims of transphobia
Comprehensive Transition Information
Transsexuality Jennifer’s site contains many insights to the transition process, including 30 pages containing answers to questions frequently asked by transitioners.
TS Road Map I found lots of helpful information about electrolysis and financing transition here, and it strongly influenced my decision to use the extremely effective E2000 clinic in the Dallas TX area for most of my facial electrolysis.
Transgender Support Site by Melanie Anne Phillips. Good voice training information.
Transsexual Women's Resources by Dr. Anne Lawrence
Lynn Conway's website Lots of insight and information from a woman who transitioned in 1968.
Kindred Spirit Lakeside Extensive information on
surgeons, name change process, therapists, and many links.
Mom, I Need to Be a Girl book by Just Evelyn about her teenage daughter's transition.
Gender Library Essays by Gianna E. Israel
Notes on Gender Transition by Anne Vitale PhD
Gwen Smith Lair of the Webmistress
Amberspace Amber has composed an extensive website which includes many essays.
Dr. Becky Allison Dr. Becky Allison's website includes many essays
The Looking Glass Society Information and support for transsexuals in the UK.
Second Type Woman This website by Anne Richards contains some unique articles covered by no other TS website.
Información por transexuales en Español – Information for transsexuals in Spanish language
ISNA Intersex Society of North America
Procedures and other specific aspects of transition
A Support Resource for Transgendered Employees, their Employers, and Helping Professionals
Facial Feminization Surgery
Feminization of the Transsexual by Dr. Ousterhout
Dr. Chettawut’s .
Financial Advice for Transsexual Women In depth advice from Andrea James
Electrology 2000 Expensive (now $105 per hour) but very effective electrolysis in Carrollton TX. In eight complete clearings from 2000 to 2002, they have permanently removed just about all of my facial hair.
Hair Removal Extensive section on electrolysis by Andrea James. Includes advice on choosing an electrologist, pain control, and dealing with the aftereffects.
Hair Facts Non-commercial information on various forms of hair removal, by Andrea James
Apollo Apollo hair systems
Hair Quackery.com Website about how to spot scams, rip-offs, and worthless snake oils.
Keratin.com Information about hair biology, hair loss, and treatment options.
Hormone Reassignment Therapy
now on sexuality.org
Hormone Treatment in Transsexuals Another
informational site about HRT
Some Typical Hormone Regimens on Transsexual Women's Resources
Hormones and Heart Disease By Dr. Becky Allison, writes about the cardiac and other health risks of HRT.
TransgenderLaw Transgender Law & Policy Institute
Name Change Law Laws for changing name in all 50 states of the USA
Legal Name Change Project Andrea is compiling a state by state list of instructions for a legal name change on her TS.Roadmap site.
Birth Record On the Kindred Spirit
Lakeside site. Includes
information on changing name and birth certificates in the 50 states, Canada,
and the UK.
Instructions for changing name and sex on birth certificate Dr. Becky has listed the procedure and requirements for changing name and sex on your birth certificate for each state (NOTE: Several states will not change the sex designation even after SRS).
Name (choosing a)
Eponym Many links to more name sites
List of surgeons My list of surgeons who perform orchiectomies
Castration My castration site, which includes my personal account of the procedure and the effects.
Sexual Reassignment Surgery
IndigoWiki Comprehensive list of SRS surgeons worldwide
Another list of SRS surgeons worldwide
Kamol Bangkok, Thailand
Dr. Meltzer Scottsdale, Arizona, US
Dr. Menard Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Dr. Preecha Bangkok, Thailand
Dr. Reed Bay Harbor, Florida, US
Dr. Sanguan Phuket, Thailand
Dr. Schrang Neenah, Wisconsin, US
Dr. Suporn Chonburi, Thailand (new website!)
I have more SRS related links on my .
Standards of Care (SOC)
HBIGDA Version 6 of the SOC issued in 2001
A Little Help From My Friends Andrea James has collected advice from anonymous women who are now stealth on TS-Roadmap.
The Internet and the Option of Stealth also on TS-Roadmap. Advice about internet surfing, participation in mailing lists and forums, and websites for those planning to go stealth.
Life as a Woman After Transsexual Transition by Lynn Conway examines various issues of stealth
Life as a Woman After Transsexual Transition (continued) A continuation of Lynn Conway's page on stealth issues
Listing of Therapists Dr. Becky's list of gender therapists by state, also includes therapists in Canada, Germany, and the UK.
Kindred Spirit Lakeside Resources List includes a listing of
therapist as well as some doctors.
Gender.org Listings of resources by state include therapists
Finding Your Female Voice by TSRoadmap.com
How to Develop a Female Voice by Melanie Ann Phillips
TS Voice Transsexual Voice for the Tone Deaf
Gender Differences in Nonverbal Communication About the nonverbal differences in expression by each gender.