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3/20/19  3:01 pm
Commenter: Hillary Embry

Conversation Therapy is dangerous

Conversion therapy is abusive, particularly for children. The self harm rate of LGBT children is directly and positively impacted by a supportive environment. Conversion therapy often results in self harm or suicide. Often the “practitioners” of conversion therapy are not licensed in mental health. This would be a step backward for Virginia. 

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