Transfeminine jurist and bioethicist Florence Ashley, joins Dr Helen and Marianne to discuss ethics in the context of medical treatment for transgender people.
Topics covered in this episode include:
– The ethics of diagnosis for trans people
– The relevance of assessments and why they are dehumanising
– The value of experience in directing decisions on the treatment of trans youth
Florence Ashley is a transfeminine jurist, bioethicist and academic. Her focus is on therapeutic approaches to transgender youth and the legality of conversion therapy.
Follow Florence on Twitter @ButNotTheCity