Human sex differences in social and non-social looking preferences, at 12 months of age. At any point, research suggests that children who assert a gender-diverse identity know their gender as clearly and consistently as their developmentally matched peers and benefit from the same level of support, love, and social acceptance. References Children Now.
How does gender identity develop in children?
Remember… Gender development is a normal process for all children. However, all children need support, love, and care from family, school, and society, which fosters growth into happy and healthy adults.