• About the Author: Christian Thoroughgood

    Christian Thoroughgood, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Graduate Programs in Human Resource Development at Villanova University. He holds a Ph.D. in Industrial/Organizational Psy…

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09 Oct. 2017 | Comments (0)
Research: Why Employer Support Is So Important for Transgender Employees
Sarah* is a high school teacher in a school district without much understanding or acceptance of transgender individuals. For years, she remained closeted about her gender identity due to fear over how her colleagues would respond. When Sarah finally decided to come out at work, the emotional and social consequences associated with being her true self became almost unbearable: