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#Conversion Therapy

# conversion-therapy - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

'No place in any modern society': Psychologists condemn LGBT conversion therapies

The Psychological Society of Ireland said to call it ‘therapy’ is an affront to the work that psychologists do.

# conversion-therapy - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

'A deceptive practice': Bill to ban LGBTQ conversion therapies passes second stage of Seanad

The Prohibition of Conversion Therapies Bill 2018 has passed through its second stage in the Seanad and has further stages to go through.

# conversion-therapy - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Remarks between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be closed to the media

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said today that he would raise LGBT rights issues with the vice president.

# conversion-therapy - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Gay man sues mental hospital in China over forced 'conversion therapy'

He was forced to take medicine and receive injections.

# conversion-therapy - Saturday 24 September, 2016

'Gay conversion' in China: Kidnapped, taken to hospital and fed with medication

One man, who is suing people for taking him to an institution, spoke about his experience.

# conversion-therapy - Thursday 7 May, 2015

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A group that 'assists people change their same-sex attraction' has meeting in Galway cancelled Exclusive

The Core Issues Trust group believes that human sexuality is “fluid”.

# conversion-therapy - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Leelah Alcorn's legacy: US President says conversion therapy should be banned

The statement from Barack Obama comes after a petition inspired by Leelah Alcorn.

# conversion-therapy - Monday 21 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Coalition forces claim to have destroyed Gaddafi’s command centre; plans for a supercasino on the banks of the Liffey and the ‘gay cure’ iPhone app that got a 4+ rating from Apple.