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Publications & Research

Riley, E.A. (2017). Bullies, blades and barricades: Practical considerations for working with adolescents expressing concerns regarding gender and identity. International Journal of Transgenderism, DOI: 10.1080/15532739.2017.1386150

Riley, E.A. (2017). The Gender Feeling Amplitude: An instrument to assist clinicians with the assessment of gender diverse adolescents. Sexual Health, 14, 436-441. doi: 10.1071/SH17009.

Riley, E.A. (2017). Being Human: Commentary on Winter et al. (2016). Arch Sex Behav. DOI 10.1007/s10508-017-0941-5. Available at

Riley, E.A. (In Press). “I was hoping it would be a phase”: The challenges parents face raising a gender non-conforming child. In A Gottlieb & A Lev’s (Eds.) Families in Transition: Parent Perspectives on Raising Gender Diverse Children, New York: Harrington Park Press.

Riley, E.A. (2017). Chapter 10: Parenting children with Gender Dysphoria. In A Hakeem’s Trans: Exploring Gender Identity & Gender Dysporia, Nottinghamshire,UK: Trigger Press.

Riley, E.A. (2015). Adolescent gender diversity assessment: An in-depth collaborative conversation. Journal of Child & Adolescent Behaviour, 3(5). doi: 10.4172/2375-4494.1000241 OPEN ACCESS

Riley, E.A. (2015). In search of myself: An integrative approach. In C. Noble & E Day’s (Eds.) Reflections on Practice, Sydney: Oxford University Press, Australia.

Riley, E., Sitharthan, G. , Clemson, L., & Diamond, M. (2013). Recognising the needs of gender-variant children and their parents. Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning, 13(6), 644-659. DOI:10.1080/14681811.2013.796287

Riley, E., & Day, E (2013). Ethics: A phenomenological enquiry. Counsellor Quarterly, 2013(2).

Riley, E., Clemson, L., Sitharthan, G. & Diamond, M. (2013). Surviving a gender variant childhood: The views of transgender adults on the needs of gender variant children and their parents. Sex & Marital Therapy Journal, 39(3), 241-263. doi: 10.1080/0092623X.2011.628439

[The article above was chosen by Psychology Progress in 2013 as being of special interest to  progress in the field of psychology and listed in in the Psychology Progress series.]

Riley, E. (2012). Counselling transgender individuals: Expanding our worldview. Counsellor Quarterly, 2012(2) .

Riley, E., Sitharthan, G., Clemson, L., & Diamond, M. ( 2011). The needs of gender variant children and their parents according to health professionals. International Journal of Transgenderism, 13(2), 54-63. doi: 10.1080/15532739.2011.622121

Riley, E. A., Sitharthan, G., Clemson, L., & Diamond, M. (2011). The needs of gender-variant children and their parents: A parent survey. International Journal of Sexual Health, 23(3), 181-195. doi: 10.1080/19317611.2011.593932

Riley, E., Wong, T. & Sitharthan, G. (2011). Counselling support for the forgotten transgender community. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services, 23(3), 395-410. doi: 10.1080/10538720.2011.590779