Do you dislike your body? Wish you weren’t male or female?

Do you experience gender dysphoria? What does the Catholic Church say to you? (0:41) What changes can we make to the body?  Church teaching on the Technological Manipulation of the Human Body addressing “gender affirming care” and cross sex hormones.  Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Michael Gasparro joins Trending with Timmerie to discuss.  (24:08)  What should you do with potentially cursed objects like Alex & Ani jewelry or amber teething necklaces?  (43:45)


Resources mentioned : 


Michael Gasparro Website


What is Halloween?  How do you  celebrate?  Episode 

Person and Identity Project


Ruah Woods


Theology of the Body Parent School


Vote no on Issue 1 – Ohio Episode


Crystals Ep


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.