WHO reevaluating classification of transgender identity as a mental disorder

WHO reevaluating classification of transgender identity as a mental disorder

Posted: 26 Aug 2016 04:54 AM PDT

It took until 1990 for the World Health Organization (WHO) to declassify homosexuality as a mental disorder — following the lead of the American Psychiatric Association and the American Psychological Association, in 1973 and 1975 respectively.

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