Entries by Ren Massey, Ph.D.


What If My Child Wants Clothes and a Name that Doesn’t Match Their Sex? Parents face issues – rarely considered years ago – if their child is questioning their gender identity and behaving in ways not typical of what is expected of their sex. Can children know their gender identity? If I want to help […]

50 Minute Hour Podcast

EPISODE 21 THERAPY WITH TRANSGENDER & GENDER NONCONFORMING INDIVIDUALS WITH DR. REN MASSEY Twice monthly podcast focusing on mental health and its treatment hosted by Psychologist Dr. Zachary Friedman. In this show Dr. Friedman talks with clinical psychologist Dr. Ren Massey about doing therapy with transgender and gender-nonconforming individuals. We talk about being mindful of use […]

World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) Global Education Initiative

JANUARY 14, 2020 — HANOI, VIETNAM Dr. Ren Massey and faculty comprised of 12 psychologists, psychiatrists, primary care physicians, endocrinologists, and surgeons volunteered their time for a week in Hanoi, Vietnam to train over 130 varied healthcare professionals in mental health, hormonal, and surgical care of transgender and gender diverse (T/GD) patients.