Years Table List Category Book. The Lambda Update. Major medical and psychological bodies in Australia uniformly prohibit conversion therapy practices,   with published statements having come from peak bodies representing psychologists,  psychiatrists,   and medical practitioners. In fact, I had always imagined myself middle-aged, married to a woman, and having a son and daughter-didn't everyone want some version of that?
The American Psychological Association reported that some that can be cured and produce ex- gays groups may help counteract and buffer minority stress, marginalization, and isolation  in ways similar to other support groups, such as offering social support, fellowship, role models, and new ways to view a problem through unique philosophies or ideologies.
DX Journal. He spent 17 years in a doomed marriage while battling his urges all day, he said, and dreaming about them all night. You may opt-out at any time. So, my question is 1 do you think that homosexuality can be cured and 2 if so do you believe that Ted Haggard has been cured of his homosexuality?
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Australian Psychological Society. Inthe Pan American Health Organization the North and South American branch of the World Health Organization released a statement cautioning against services that purport to "cure" people with non-heterosexual sexual orientations as that can be cured and produce ex- gays lack medical justification and represent a serious threat to the health and well-being of affected people, and noted that the global scientific and professional consensus is that homosexuality is a normal and natural variation of human sexuality and cannot be regarded as a pathological condition.
Government of Canada. Analysts' tolerant statements about homosexuality arose from recognition of the difficulty of achieving change.
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