An author of the leading transgender health association’s new guidelines for adolescents revealed that they have called Child Protective Services on uncooperative parents who did not affirm their child’s newly chosen transgender identity. The World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) held a session on the “Adolescent” chapter during their annual conference on Monday that was livestreamed online.
🚨BREAKING: Ren Massey, an author of WPATH’s new Guidelines, says “there are at least some Child Protective Service workers who are willing to enforce the need for affirmation by parents,” which can be used to threaten hesitant parents into affirming their child’s trans identity. pic.twitter.com/388IxSoFjq
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Dr. Ren Massey, a trans-identified female Clinical Child Psychologist from Atlanta, Georgia, revealed during a Q&A session that