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Conversion therapy – harmful or not?

The determined promotion of the LGBTQ+ agenda has gone so far as to ban all sexual orientation change efforts (SOCE) and gender identity change efforts (GICE) by licenced professional counsellors, for minors as well as for adults who voluntarily seek such help.

This was the case in August this year in Anchorage, Alaska, where the local Assembly passed such an ordinance (FRC Action, September 2, 2020).

Peter Sprigg of the Family Research Council (FRC), warned the Assembly that the ordinance could be challenged on the grounds that it would violate such constitutional principles as freedom of speech, freedom of religion, and parental rights, as well as basic ethical principles of the counselling profession, such as confidentiality, privacy, and client autonomy.

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