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Sydney: Christian doctor banned for prescribing chemical castration ‘gay cure’ to teen

If “praying away the gay” doesn’t work, this (ex-)doctor has an alternative. Chemical castration.

Exodus International president Alan Chambers announced yesterday that the organization, known for decades as the go-to for the “reparative therapy” cure for homosexuality, was giving up on silly things like reparative therapy and curing homosexuality. Because, you see, they don’t work.

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A Christian psychotherapist has lost her appeal against suspension from her professional body after being struck off after attempting to convert a homosexual man to heterosexuality.

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Lesley Pilkington, a psychotherapist who was found guilty of ‘professional malpractice’ for using the techniques of ‘conversion therapy’ (a bogus form of treatment which is supposed to make gay people become straight) has lost her appeal against the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).  Mrs Pilkington was found guilty of malpractice last year after trying to convert a gay client to heterosexuality, with the BACP describing her practice as ‘negligent’, ‘dogmatic’ and ‘unprofessional’.  The British Humanist Association (BHA) welcomes the BACP’s decision.

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