Hub Talks: When Dad Became Joan
In 1987, Cath Lloyd’s father made the shocking confession that he wished to become a woman. Through the years of emotional, conflicting and tormenting thought processes that followed, Cath wondered if life would ever feel normal again.
We all have a story about coming to terms with change, whether this is a transgender reassignment, separation, loss, illness, disability or living through another trauma. As we live through our story we do the best we can with the strategies we have at our disposal. Sometimes these are not enough and we have to search long and hard to find alternatives.
This is Cath’s story of how, for many years, she fought against her father’s transgender reassignment. Cath shares her story with you and opens up her heart to show the conflicts she finally managed to conquer. She also shares the strategies she used and teaches others today, as a life coach.