GERMANY'S 'GAY CONVERSION THERAPY' BAN MUST SIGNAL THE END OF THE HEINOUS PRACTICE IN EUROPE ? VIEW

GERMANY'S 'GAY CONVERSION THERAPY' BAN MUST SIGNAL THE END OF THE HEINOUS PRACTICE IN EUROPE ? VIEW

BROADER SOCIETAL ISSUES ALSO NEED TO BE EXAMINED BY GOVERNMENTS IN RELATION TO GAY CONVERSION THERAPY.

There is no scientific evidence that supports the suggestion that conversion therapy can change an individual's sexual orientation.
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.
Sometimes described as a 'gay cure' or 'reparative' therapy, it is a form of so-called treatment that attempts to change an individual's sexual orientation.

Germany has published a draft law that will seek to ban ‘gay conversion therapy’ across the country. The practice is condemned by human rights groups, yet continues to take place across Germany, Europe and further...

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