Some mental health conditions are more common in transgender men. Treatments, including hormone therapy, may help alleviate symptoms of mental health issues, though not everyone wants these.
As a close friend or family member of a transgender man, there are some ways to support their transition and mental health. This can include holding space for them or offering support to find quality mental health care.
Keep reading to learn more about mental health in transgender men, from common issues, the unique difficulties transgender men may face, and how to help and support them.