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Calif. closer to banning 'gay cure' therapy for teens
The bill's sponsor, Sen. Ted Lieu, said trying to turn gay kids straight amounts to 'psychological abuse of children'.
3. Not Sure
I have to say I had heard of this type of therapy but not it's use on kids. I am not sure but leaning toward Yes
Answer by KristiS11384 at 12:19 PM on Aug. 30, 2012
Answer by okmanders at 12:39 PM on Aug. 30, 2012
Yes, that religious pseudo psychology stuff is seriously messing up some people!
Answer by 3libras at 12:12 PM on Aug. 30, 2012
Answer by Rosehawk at 1:07 PM on Aug. 30, 2012
Answer by adnilm at 1:33 PM on Aug. 30, 2012
Answer by Dardenella at 2:41 PM on Aug. 30, 2012
Answer by frogdawg at 6:59 PM on Aug. 30, 2012
Answer by SpiritedWitch at 7:28 PM on Aug. 30, 2012
Unfortunately, the real counseling these kids need is how to get by in a world where so many judge them for being who they are. :(
So to answer your question, yes, that type of "therapy" needs to banned. And hopefully replaced with something more useful to help these kids who are struggling.
Answer by mrsmom110 at 6:58 AM on Aug. 31, 2012