Children’s Medical Center Dallas opens clinic for transgender children and teenagers,the only pediatric center of its type in the Southwest
The Dallas Morning News
June 4, 2015
The first clue came while Mela Singleton was giving her 2-year-old daughter Evie a bath.
“You’re such a pretty little girl,” she cooed.
Evie responded, “I a boy.”
Singleton didn’t think too much of it at the time, but over the next several years, her daughter’s protests got louder and more pointed. Evie insisted on standing up while urinating, rejected anything frilly or stereotypically girly and would dissolve into frustrated tears when people referred to her by the female pronoun, “she.”