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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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5/14/19  8:56 am
Commenter: Mary Ann

Reparative Therapy - Allow the patient/parents express their right to choose which therapy is best

Dear Representative,

Please allow the choice of Reparative Therapy which will further the right of the patient/parents to choose which therapy will be best for the patient. 

Thanking you for considering the rights of all people here in the United States of America.

Mary Ann



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