In 2013 California and New Jersey passed laws that ban licensed mental health providers from offering sexual orientation change efforts (SOCE) to minors. Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, Minnesota and Maryland are considering similar legislation. Recently, however, this legislation died in the Virginia House, and a stay was imposed in California pending review by
Frequently Asked Questions*
Question: Is Same Sex Attraction (SSA) genetically determined before birth?
Answer: No. Many people believe this because people with SSA often report discovering, rather than choosing, their SSA. And the major media continue to promote the idea that a “gay gene” has been discovered. However, researchers have failed to find evidence of a