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Thursday, Feb 20, 2020

Conversion therapy

Jan 23, 2020 13:08
The ban in the Republican-dominated state, which took effect on Wednesday, exempts members of the clergy, lay pastors, and spiritual counsellors not licensed by the state from the ban. read more
Sep 15, 2019 16:06
The members of the Trans Chorus aren’t professional singers and come from across China -- but they share similar stories of their struggle with identities in a country where being transgender is still classed as a “mental illness”. read more
Sep 07, 2019 09:33
The study found that 17% of respondents had been coerced or forced to undergo conversion therapy, 45% were at risk of major depressive disorder and 51% experienced suicidal thoughts. read more
Feb 16, 2019 11:38
Conversion therapies have spread in the United States and have been used by parents of homosexual or transgender adolescents against their will. read more
Nov 15, 2018 16:18
Even with its glacial pace, this film is recommended for those in the mood for a sensitive non-fiction drama, says Rashid Irani. read more
Jul 04, 2018 09:15
Conversion therapy seeking to “cure” people of their homosexual inclinations is based on the idea that being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender is a mental condition that can be “reversed” with counselling and other measures.  read more
Jun 05, 2018 23:23
Doctors and LGBTQ activists have welcomed the Indian Psychiatric Society’s statement and are hopeful that it will prevent doctors from practising ‘conversion therapies’. read more