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Department of Health Professions
Guidance Document Change: Consistent with the established position of the NASW, the Board considers “conversion therapy” or “sexual orientation change efforts” to be services that have the potential to be a danger to clients, especially minors. Thus, under regulations governing practitioners licensed or registered by the Board, practicing conversion therapy/sexual orientation change efforts with minors could result in a finding of misconduct and disciplinary action against the licensee or registrant.
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5/13/19  5:35 pm
Commenter: Kate Ray

Ban conversion therapy
 
This "therapy" technique has no medical research to support its use and is harmful to those it is thrust upon. It has no place in our medical system, and should be banned