Friday, 20 September 2019

Australian Psychological Society refutes “social contagion” arguments

Australian Psychological Society refutes “social contagion” arguments

The Australian Psychological Society (APS) has hit back at the deluge of reports from The Australian newspaper suggesting that the increase of the number of transgender people in Australia is due to “social contagion” saying there is empirical evidence that this does not occur.

The APS said the claim was completely unfounded with Professor Damien Riggs dismissing the suggestions.

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