LGBTQ: Children & Therapy

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Michael Gasparro joins Trending with Timmerie from Italy discussing the Holy Places of the Church in Italy (:55).  Michael’s shares a therapist’s perspective to the recent passage of constitutional amendments in CA, MI, and VT allowing for cross sex hormones, puberty blockers, and “sex changes” for minors without parental notification or consent.  Is this good care for youth? (12:21) They unpack the importance of serving the client first in therapy over politics and understanding the importance of diagnosing mental health conditions that precede gender dysphoria (24:05).  Michael shares the international consensus of therapists who fighting for sound medical and therapeutic choice and healing for patients suffering from the LGBTQ agenda (42:32).  


Resources mentioned : 


Catholic LMFT Michael Gasparro 


Episode Link for Fr. Robert Spitzer Shroud of Turin episode


Episode link of former trans identifying youth Abel Garcia


Episode link Michael Gasparro on building a male and female identity

The International Federation for Therapeutic and Counseling Choice  

Timmerie works as a radio host and Catholic speaker educating in areas of theology and is an expert at responding to current trends of sexuality, feminism, and gender ideology. She hosts Trending with Timmerie on Relevant Radio. She holds a Masters Degree in Biblical Theology and Bachelor’s Degree in Communications Media with an emphasis in the New Evangelization from John Paul the Great Catholic University.