Mythbusting Bad Science

Click on the link below to download the presentation given by me and Jacob Eleazer on June 10, 2016 at the Philadelphia Transgender Health Conference. Mythbusting Bad Science Related Articles The End of the Desistance Myth How Research is (Mis)used to Harm: WPATH Presentation Drums in the Deep

The End of the Desistance Myth

Over the past few years, an endless parade of “concerned” people (trolls) have trotted out the same statistic over and over again: 84 percent of transgender kids stop being transgender on their own. They have used this to justify everything from reparative therapy, to denying medical care to transgender teens, to suggesting that reparative therapy …