Therapist, 55, gives up his license after telling rape victim, 19, that she was 'so sexy'

Mail Online | 7/30/2019 | Lauren Fruen For Dailymail.com
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A therapist has been forced to give up his license after he was accused of telling his 19-year-old patient, who had been raped twice, that she was 'so sexy' and slow dancing with her during one of their sessions.

Stephen McGinley, 55, from Palm Harbor had been suspended by the Florida Department of Health before giving up his status.

McGinley - Teen - Stripper - Divorce - Rape

McGinley, who told the teen he was dating a stripper while he went through a divorce, is said to have told the young rape victim she was 'extremely hot', calling her 'baby' and kissed her in his office, according to an emergency suspension order.

The mental health counselor, who had been licensed in Florida since December 1999, admitted to saying 'inappropriate things' and kissing the girl before offering 'voluntary relinquishment pending board action'.

Slowly

He is said to have told the 19-year-old: 'I want to make love to you, girl... slowly.'

McGinley, who is now retired, started meeting with the young woman at The Brain Enhancement Institute in February after she was raped in her first week of college. She was also assaulted in high school.

Report - McGinley - Sessions

According to a report McGinley 'became flirtatious during their sessions and would tell her that she was beautiful'.

The report adds: 'Mr. McGinley also told [the woman] that he wanted to take her to expensive restaurants and would sit close to her on the couch, instead of sitting in a separate chair.'

Pair - Numbers - McGinley - Date

The pair are said to have swapped numbers after she told McGinley she was nervous about a date.

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