Library Index U-Z

The miserable hath no other medicine but only hope.
William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

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United Kingdom

Changes to the law on preventing illegal working:
Guidance for United Kingdom employers and the effect on transgender people!!!
Home Office
[Abstract] Full Text PDF

New United Kingdom Birth Certificates FAQ
Birth Certificates and the Gender Recognition Register
(New Gender Recognition Act)
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]

Report into the Medical and Related Needs of Transgender People in Brighton and Hove. The Case for a Local Integrated Service
Persia West
October 2004
Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]

UK Law and Legal

Care Standards Act
Statutory Instrument 2004 No. 1770
Information and documents and proof of identity for transgender people working in the health and social care industry
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]

Changing Your Name – See Transgender Zone Forums

Court Information for Transsexual Parents (Child Custody)
United Kingdom Statutory Legislation for Transgender People
Abstract [Full Text] PDF

Gender Recognition Act 2004
United Kingdom Statutory Legislation for Transgender People
Abstract [Full Text] PDF

Gender Recognition Certificate
image File
Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]

Gender Reassignment Surgery at Charing Cross Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
Mr. James Bellringer
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]

Statutory Declaration or Name Change UK
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]

CRB – Criminal Records Bureau UK and Transgender People
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]


Voice – speech therapy and surgery

Voice Feminization – a guide, hints and tips
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]

Changing the Speech and Language of the Male to Female Transsexual Client: A CASE STUDY
Celia Routh Hooper, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, ASHAF
Journal of the Kansas Speech-Language-Hearing Association. 25, 1-6.
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]

Pitch-raising surgery in fourteen male-to-female transsexuals.
Wagner I, Fugain C, Monneron-Girard L, Cordier B, Chabolle F.
Laryngoscope. 2003 Jul;113(7):1157-65.
Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]

Changing the vocal characteristics of a postoperative transsexual patient: a longitudinal study.
Mount KH, Salmon SJ
J Commun Disord. 1988 Jun;21(3):229-38
Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]

Pitch change in male-to-female transsexuals: has phonosurgery a role to play?
Brown M, Perry A, Cheesman AD, Pring T.
Int J Lang Commun Disord. 2000 Jan-Mar;35(1):129-36.
Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]


Waiting Lists and Waiting Times

UK – How long do i have to wait on the NHS for a sex change operation
Transgender Zone
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]

Wife – Wives and Partners – see Significant Others


Guidelines for Employers of Transgender People
Legal protection and good practice for
gender variant, transsexual and
transgender people in the workplace
Guidelines for employers
Abstract [Full Text] PDF

Supporting LGBT Colleagues – Conference Speech – Brighton UK.
Ms Rebecca K Williams DipHE Health Studies RN(Child)
The Audrey Emerton Building, BSUH, Brighton, UK.
[Abstract] [Full Text] PD

Work: Transgender UK Law and Legal
A Guide to the Sex Discrimination (Gender reassignment) Regulations 1999
Department for Education and Employment
April 1999
[Abstract] Full Text [PDF]



The Chinese eunuch admiral Zheng – History and the Eunuch

Abstract [Full Text] [PDF]