Ban on conversion therapy for minors on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. Wikiquote has quotations related to: Conversion therapy. They advocated long-term therapy aimed at resolving the unconscious childhood conflicts that they considered responsible for homosexuality.
The Irish Times. As of Julythe states of Rhode Island  Nevada Connecticut New Mexico Vermont   CaliforniaNew JerseyNew York by regulation insteadIllinois  and Oregon    as well as the District of Columbia have enacted bans on sexual orientation change efforts with minors.
Retrieved 17 January Revenue Commissioners On 23 Januarythe Change. Archived from the original on 12 December Hitchcock, E. The risks are even greater among gay youth.
In Indiapsychiatry and psychology scholars have "preserved an almost complete silence on the subject of homosexuality". The petition also was updated with a statement from Fundacion Causana reading. February 2, A Russian citizen "had been apprehended by the Russian militia, registered at a clinic as a 'suspected lesbian,' and forced to undergo treatment for lesbianism, such as 'sedative drugs' and hypnosis.
Retrieved 27 September Moreover, I would argue that those who carry out this practice play on the vulnerabilities of LGBT people who may be coming to terms with their sexual orientation. Hack , Triple J. There are real and significant mental and physiological health impacts arising from structural discrimination, and the AMA supports moves to eliminate it in all of its forms.
Huffington Post , 11 September In , Spitzer renounced   and retracted this study, stating "I was quite wrong in the conclusions that I made from this study.