An Emotional Father Struggles to Accept His Transgender Daughter


 
Gary says he was floored when his nephew Zach, whom he raised since Zach was a few days old and considers a son, revealed a desire to "become a woman" and  identifies as transgender, using the name Steph.
 
In the video above, Gary fights back tears as he describes to Dr. Phil how hard the news hit him. "I just feel like I lost him," Gary says, "like he's gone."
 
Watch the clip to see Gary's emotional reaction to seeing Steph for the first time.
 
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