Mother and son become father and daughter
Meg Meeker Quotes (Author of Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters)
Mother and son are becoming father and daughter
Eric Maison and his daughter, Corey, transitioned from their birth gender after realizing together that they are transgender. Eric Maison and his daughter, Corey, realized at the same time that they are transgender. The father and daughter — who were formerly mother and son — were watching a documentary about a transgender girl when they had their light bulb moment. I thought there was something wrong with my brain. Corey had issues at first — with her short hair, she became a target for bullies who would laugh and stare at her — but the teen discovered her true friends. In , Corey started hormone treatments, the final step in her transition , and Eric finally began to come out as transgender, first to his therapist, and then to his husband, Les. He started taking testosterone, and then one year later underwent top surgery to remove his breasts.
For almost two years now, a father and daughter have been sharing the journey of transitioning from mother and son. Eric Maison, 39, began socially transitioning to become male in the fall of , after his daughter Corey, 15, started her hormone treatment to become female. Maison's medical transition began in I thought, 'If she can do this, so can I. In June , ABC News spoke with Maison who then went by the name Erica and daughter Corey to share the story about the transgender teen and her message against bullying. Corey, then 14, was born with the same name but was assigned male sex at birth.
The family that transgenders together stays together. - For a transgendered person, coming out ato their friends and family can be one of the most difficult experiences of their lives. For Eric Maison of Detroit and their daughter Corey, however, that worry was only one part of the story, because both had to go through the experience of revealing the truth to those they loved.
By Jackie Salo. March 14, pm Updated March 15, am. Regrann from natgeo — Sometimes our children lead the way. Corey, 14, socially transitioned from boy to girl in the past few years. She gave her Mom, Eric a the courage to begin her own transition from female to male. They are moving in opposite directions but toward their true selves.