Judge Temporarily Blocks California Gay Therapy LawA federal judge on Monday temporarily blocked California from enforcing a first-of-its-kind law that bars licensed psychotherapists from working to change the sexual orientations of gay minors.
California Ban On Gay Change Therapy Faces 1st Legal Test A federal judge is considering whether to block a first-of-its kind California law that prohibits licensed therapists from counseling gay minors on how to become straight.
Peninsula Congresswoman Urges Other States To Ban Gay Reparative TherapyCongresswoman Jackie Speier has introduced a resolution calling on other states to follow California’s lead in outlawing gay conversion therapy on minors.
ConsumerWatch: More Therapists Treating Clients OnlineA growing number of Americans are confiding their problems to mental health professionals they’re meeting and seeing on-line. But, experts warn there are risks to dealing with a therapist who you might never actually meet face-to-face.