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Comparison of Depression, Suicidal Ideation and Social Support between Transsexual People with and without Gender Change
Hiva Mahmoodi *
Assistant Professor of Social Sciences, Golestan University, Gorgan, Iran , mahmoudi.hiva@gmail.com
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Aim: The main purpose of this research was to comparsion of depression, suicidal ideation and social support between transsexual with and without change gender.
 
Materials and Methods: This is a causal-comparative study. The statistical population included all members of the transsexual with and without change gender the association for the protection of Iran gender dysphoric patients in 1397 (N = 249). 60 subjects (30 transsexuals with change gender and 30 without change gender) were selected in an accessible method and completed the Beck Depression Inventory, Beck Suicidal Thoughts, and Sherburne & Stewart Social Support. Data were analyzed by multivariate analysis of variance.  
 
Results: The findings showed that there was a significant difference between transsexual with and without change gender in terms of suicidal ideation and social support (P ≤ 0.01), but there was no significant difference in depression.  
 
Conclusion: Based on the findings of the research, it can be concluded that transsexual with change gender tend to be more socially supported, but However, in both transsexual groups, there is a moderate amount of depression and suicidal ideation.
Keywords: |Depression|Suicidal Ideation|Social Support|Transsexual ,
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Article Type: Original Research | Subject: Legal Science Sexology
Received: 2019/05/15
* Corresponding Author Address: گرگان، خیابان شهید بهشتی، دانشگاه گلستان، دانشکده علوم انسانی و اجتماعی، صندوق پستی 155- کد پستی: 15759-49138
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mahmoodi H. Comparison of Depression, Suicidal Ideation and Social Support between Transsexual People with and without Gender Change . Iran J Forensic Med. 2019; 25 (3) :1-8
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