Progress of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (Regulation) Bill 2014/15

Oct 30, 2014 by

The 2nd reading of Counsellors and Psychotherapists (Regulation) Bill 2014/15 is now rescheduled for 21st of November Editor’s comment: This is the continuation of the progress of the Private Members’ Bill sponsored by Geraint Davies MP, which aims to “prohibit gay to straight conversion therapy”, and thereby offering “protection of children and adults”. This post also contains links to articles explaining why this is a threat to basic liberties and is being...

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What Really Motivates The Ex-ex-gay Movement Pt 2 – An Example of Narcissism In The Debate

Oct 21, 2014 by

Pt 2 – An Example of Narcissism In The Debate. From Line in the sand blog: On my previous post on narcissism as the root of the behaviour of the so called ex-ex-gay movement I received the following comment. Rather than adding it to the thread of comments I thought it would be best to use it as a basis for a post to show how the ex-ex-gay movement manipulate science and attack the credibility of those who have changed. My comments are in italics: So much of the debate on this issue is...

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Protecting Competent Professional Guidance and Therapeutic Care for Unwanted Sexual Feelings.

Oct 3, 2014 by

Dr Michael Davidson of Core Issues Trust was at the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe’s Human Dimension Implementation Meeting (HDIM) this week in Warsaw. His oral and written submissions may be read here. Protecting Competent Professional Guidance and Therapeutic Care fro Unwanted Sexual Feelings Viewpoint Discrimination: The UK Government’s determination to disallow contrary views around the discredited idea that sexual preference is inborn...

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Men and Women Who Have Experienced Authentic Change in Sexual Orientation Through Therapy that Works...

Sep 17, 2014 by

From Voices of Change: The testimonials presented on this site are authentic Voices of Change by men and women who have experienced profound changes in their sexual orientation.  These brave men and women represent thousands of people around the world who feel same-sex attraction (SSA) but don’t believe these unwanted feelings represent who they truly are as people nor did they believe these feelings to be unchangeable.  Because they understood their SSA was not inborn but rather the...

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Unwanted same-sex feelings and the question of scientific integrity

Sep 12, 2014 by

From Christian Concern: Core Issues Trust (CIT) has produced an electronic version of its challenging research paper which examines what science says – or does not say – about providing therapeutic support for people who are seeking to move away from a homosexual lifestyle. Core, based in Belfast, says ideology currently prevents the licensing of therapists who can help people who want to reduce their unwanted same-sex attraction.  It warns that legislative proposals are being...

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Voice of the Voiceless Offers Time Magazine SOCE Aid

Sep 3, 2014 by

TO: Time Magazine FROM: Voice of the Voiceless, Ex-gay Truth SUBJECT: Opinion article, ‘My Hellish Youth in Gay Conversion Therapy and How I Got Out’, July 15th 2014 by James Guay Upon our review, Time has touted an unqualified, unsubstantiated, unbalanced and biased opinion piece intended to undermine the mental health of same-sex attracted (SSA) patients and their therapists to favor a political agenda by intentionally implying that Sexual Orientation Change Efforts (SOCE) are completely...

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