As a 12-years-old boy, Patrick Mitchell, begged with his mother to begin taking estrogen hormones after doctors diagnosed him with gender dysphoria.
Patrick thought he wanted to be a girl!
“You wish you could just change everything about you, you just see any girl and you say I’d kill to be like that”, Mitchell told 60 Minutes.
After listening to bad advice from so-called professionals who suggested that it was right choice, Patrick’s mother was fully supportive and the boy began to transition. He grew out his hair and started to take the hormones, which caused his body to grow breasts. But two years afterward, Patrick Mitchell had a change of heart.
In the beginning of 2017, at 14, his teachers at school began to refer to him as a girl which triggered Mitchell to question if he had made the right decision.
“I began to realize that I was actually comfortable in my body. Every day I just felt better,” he told Now To Love.
Mitchell then confided in his mother and explained that he wanted to be a boy again.
“He looked me in the eye and said ‘I’m just not sure that I am a girl’”, his mother explained.
Mitchell has stopped taking his medication and is about to have an operation to remove excess breast tissue in what will be the final stage of his transition.
The American College of Pediatrics recently published the Decision that Transgenderism of Children is Child Abuse (click and read!),
Here is the interview on 60 minutes:
The 14-year-old girl decided she really was Patrick the boy after all. Now, as he and his mother explain to Ross Coulthart, the great unknown Patrick faces is determining whether the treatment to become female has already progressed too far.
Parents have been accepting their children as transgender at ages as young as three. In 2015, the number of children seeking medical attention for transgenderism went up by 400 percent.
In an August 2016 report, scientific research also concluded “that most of the supposedly transgender children and teenagers who ask to change sexes instead just change their minds and grow up as normal adults,” while in October a court ordered a seven-year-old boy to be removed from his mother’s care after she forced him to be raised as a girl, which social services allegedly abided by, causing “significant emotional harm” in the child.
Last month, it was reported that a Californian first grader had been sent to the principal’s office for misgendering a fellow student, who had recently come out as transgender.
At the same school, Rocklin Academy, parents also complained after a teacher read a book about transgenderism to students without notifying them.
“My daughter came home crying and shaking so afraid she could turn into a boy,” claimed one parent.
The book was allegedly given to the teacher by the same transgender child at the school, who “also changed clothes and was revealed as her true gender” during class.
The stories have been rampant of parents treating their little boys as girls because they “thought they identified” that way.
Between you, me, and the fence-post. When I was in the second grade, I wanted to be Cindy from the Brady Bunch. Why? I have no clue! I do know that never in my teen or adult life have I identified as, or wanted to be a woman. My parents never knew. But if they had, and fostered that silly imaginary play, they could have well guided me into something worse. It is important to note that over half of the transgender population considers suicide!
I am sure that this is probably a very common occurrence for young children! Thank God that that childhood imagination was not encouraged to effect the rest of my life!
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