A 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.
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.
Congresswoman Jackie Speier has introduced a resolution calling on other states to follow California’s lead in outlawing gay conversion therapy on minors.
A 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.