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an example of some therapeutic bullshit that trans folks encounter

This morning I read a book chapter by someone named Harriette Kaley, who is apparently a therapist in New York. The chapter is called “An unpublishable paper,” and it’s about a paper Kaley wrote about a transgender client. When she showed the paper to “Lee,” the client, Lee hated the paper and didn’t want it published. So instead of publishing the paper, Kaley made the perplexing decision to write a diffferent chapter about how “wrenching” it was to … Read more