Growing Up Transgendered
Katie (local listings) explores what it is like to grow up, and live transgender. Hear
the deeply personal stories of three transgender children and their parents, as
well as their journeys to understand the psychological, physical, and social
process to become their authentic selves.
Tuesday’s show will feature a Katie
exclusive interview with Coy Mathis, a young transgender girl who at only
six-years-old is fighting alongside her parents for the right to be fully
recognized as a girl in school. Couric will discuss how medical advances are
being used earlier and more safely to change the biological process of puberty.
Then, Katie introduces a beautiful transgender woman who struggled for her