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Sexual and Gender Identity Institute

Through research, training, and consultation, we work to further understanding of sexual and gender identity from within a Christian worldview, to explore the intersection of these identities with religious identity, and to be a resource to the church and to the broader culture.

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Sexual and Gender Identity Institute

Sexual & Gender Identity Institute

The mission of the Sexual & Gender Identity Institute is, from a Christian worldview, to further our understanding of sexual and gender identity, and the intersection of these identities with religious identity, and to be a resource to the church and to the broader culture.  We do this through research, training, and consultation.

The mission of SGI is consistent with the Wheaton College Community Covenant.

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New Book by Dr. Yarhouse 

Mark Yarhouse and Julia Sadusky present a book for all readers who care about or work with gender-diverse youth, casting a vision for practically engaging and ministering to teens navigating gender-identity concerns.

 

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Hole in My Heart Podcast: Caring for People Wrestling with Gender

Mark Yarhouse joins Laurie Krieg on her podcast, Hole in My Heart, for an interview about walking alongside people who wrestle with their gender identity and sharing about his new book, Emerging Gender Identities.

Check out this Hole in My Heart podcast with Dr. Yarhouse

SGI Research Group

Research

We have anywhere from 5-6 lines of research being conducted at any one time. Discover our current highlights.

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Consultation and Training Services

We offer consultations and clinical trainings related to sexual and gender identity concerns.

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Resources

Browse a variety of helpful resources around gender identity issues including articles, workbooks, videos, books, professional referrals, and academic papers.