1. Transsexual Sibling_Answer

    I’m sure this revelation must have been a huge shock to you and your whole family. I have worked with several transgender and transsexual clients over the years and I can assure you that Gender Identity Disorder is a real condition.  It is a medical condition which also has many psychological, em…Read More

  2. Transsexual Sibling_Question

    Dear Dr. Beth: I have a weird question and I hope you can help me with it.  I am a 39 year old man in the Loveland area and we have a very close family. I am very close to my brothers and sisters. I was shocked on a recent visit when my brother, who is 45, told us that he is transsexual and has bee…Read More

  3. Transsexual Sibling – How to react_Answer

    I’m sure this revelation must have been a huge shock to you and your whole family. I have worked with several transgender and transsexual clients over the years and I can assure you that Gender Identity Disorder is a real condition. It is a medical condition which also has many psychological, emot…Read More

  4. Transsexual Brother – How to react?_Question

    Dear Dr. Beth: I have a weird question and I hope you can help me with it. I am a 39 year old man in the Loveland area and we have a very close family. I am very close to my brothers and sisters. I was shocked on a recent visit when my brother, who is 45, told us that he is transsexual and has been …Read More

  5. Transgender – How do you know?_Answer

    What you are probably dealing with is a fairly rare medical condition that is called Gender Identity Disorder. This is a condition in which the individual has persistent and recurring distress over the fact that they are born male (or born female). The person often comes to feel significant depressi…Read More

  6. Transgender – How do you know?_Question

    Dear Dr. Beth, I have been struggling for years with a really embarrassing problem. I have been dressing in women’s clothes off and on since I was a teenager. In the last 10 years, I have often found myself having thoughts that I would be happier if I were a woman and could live that way all the t…Read More

  7. Gender Identity and Expression Help

    Gender identity has to do with one’s fundamental, internal sense of whether one is female, male, bi-gendered, or non-gendered. Individuals seek counseling and therapy at many different stages of their gender journey. Some individuals come to therapy to explore feelings of being “different” tha…Read More

  8. Gender Identity and Expression

    Over the past 14 years Dr. Beth Firestein has had the opportunity to work extensively with people who have non-conforming gender identities. Gender identity differs from sexual orientation. Gender identity has to do with one’s fundamental, internal sense of whether one is female, male, bi-gende…Read More

  9. Northern Colorado Qualified Psychotherapist

    Are you looking for a highly qualified affordable psychotherapist in Northern Colorado? Dr. Beth Firestein is one of the most seeked therapists in Colorado. She helps treat a wide variety of patients such as: substance abuse patients, depression, bipolar disorders, marriage counseling, post partum, …Read More