Daniel claims his sister, Carly, and her husband are pushing Carly’s 6-year-old son, James, to want to be a girl. Daniel says that for the first four years of his life, his nephew never showed any signs of wanting to be a girl. He says it wasn’t until age 4 that he showed interest in princess items, nail polish and girl toys.

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“When Carly would see James dress up, she did believe that that was considered actions of a boy that wanted to be a girl … She believes that he wants to be a girl, and I think that this child wants to make his mother happy,” Daniel says. “I do believe that my sister has psychologically impaired and groomed my nephew.”

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Carly says the child verbalized that he wanted to be a girl and change his name, and that she and her husband are being supportive. She says that she hasn’t seen Daniel or her parents in 10 months because they won’t accept her son as her daughter.

In the video above from Thursday’s episode of Dr. Phil, see what happens when Daniel and Carly face off on Dr. Phil’s stage. Can Daniel learn to accept his nephew as his niece? And, will Carly allow her family back in their life? Check here to see where you can watch.

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