ABIGAIL SHRIER, 기자: 하지만 문제는 훨씬 더 심합니다. 그 이유는 미국의 의사들이 면허를 잃을 까봐 두려워하기 때문입니다., 거의 모든 의료 인증 기관이 긍정적 인 치료를 채택했습니다. — which means that the doctors job is to affirm or rubber-stamp the patient’s self-diagnosis, even of minors when they decide that their problem is gender.
So there’s a real problem and in the 20 states in America that have conversion therapy laws, doctors are absolutely afraid that they could face civil and criminal penalties if they say ‘wait a second, this may not be gender dysphoria and let’s explore other options’.
This is the only area of medicine where we do this and has turned our doctors into life coaches, it is profoundly unscientific and tells them not to use their medical judgment and rubber-stamp the patient’s wishes.
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