# Conversion Therapy

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Conversion therapy practices to carry criminal offence under proposed new ban, says minister
Govt summer priorities: Renters' rights, safe access zones, vaping rules and late-night pubs
'The worst time of my life': Irish research shows lasting harm of LGBT+ 'conversion therapy'
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Theresa May urges Boris Johnson to ban transgender conversion therapy
Research to inform conversion therapy ban expected by end of summer
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UK teachers call for ban on conversion therapy for trans pupils
Boris Johnson drops plans to outlaw LGBT conversion therapy
'There is nothing to cure': France bans conversion therapy
Department to look at 'extent and nature' of conversion therapy in Ireland before moving to ban
It is expected that this research will not be completed for several months.
Work on drafting legislation is due to commence in 2022, reports Cónal Thomas.
The Psychological Society of Ireland this week reiterated its position that conversion therapy "has no place in any modern society".
'A person's sexual orientation is not up for debate': O'Gorman moves to outlaw conversion therapy in Ireland
It's been confirmed officials have prepared a scoping paper and are engaging with the Department of Health.
The move comes after a new cross-party all-island coalition this week called for the practice to be banned.
O'Gorman said Government must be "proactive" in banning such practices.
'No place in any modern society': Psychologists condemn LGBT conversion therapies
'A deceptive practice': Bill to ban LGBTQ conversion therapies passes second stage of Seanad
Remarks between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be closed to the media
Gay man sues mental hospital in China over forced 'conversion therapy'
'Gay conversion' in China: Kidnapped, taken to hospital and fed with medication
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