See how one family confronts a child’s gender identity and expression in this video excerpted from FRONTLINE: Growing Up Trans. The video features nine-year-old Daniel who transitioned to living as a boy at the age of six. Daniel’s parents describe their decision to follow his lead and support him through this complicated process, despite their fears and the pressures of society. Download the Viewing Guide for this resource to use on your own or with a group of colleagues. Daniel’s story continues in another resource in this collection, titled “Puberty Blockers.”
This resource is part of the FRONTLINE: Growing Up Trans Professional Development Collection. You may find it helpful to read the Pre-Viewing section in the Collection Guide before watching this video.
The full-length documentary is available on the series' website.