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  • Fordham U Dissertation Furthers Spitzer's Landmark Study on Sexual Re-orientation Success

    03/18/2006 3:23:44 PM PST · by little jeremiah · 17 replies · 788+ views
    NARTH ^ | March13, 2006 | Dr. A. Dean Byrd
    Dr. A. Dean Byrd Reviews Dissertation on Factors In Re-orientation Success March 13, 2006 - In a doctoral dissertation directed by Dr. Jay C. Wade, Department of Psychology, Fordham University, New York, Elan Y. Karten investigates the psychological and religious characteristics of dissatisfied same-sex attracted men who seek sexual re-orientation interventions. As a logical follow-up to Spitzer's landmark study, the Karten research was specifically designed to investigate the following: the respondent's relationship to his father; type of sexual self-identity; quality of psychological relatedness to other men; and which form of religious values demonstrated the strongest relationship to change. Karten defined...
  • Ex-Gay Ministry Leader Refutes Protesters' Anti-Reparative Therapy Claims

    11/19/2005 6:57:53 PM PST · by wagglebee · 49 replies · 1,764+ views
    Agape Press ^ | 11/18/05 | Jim Brown and Jenni Parker
    Ex-homosexuals and "reparative therapy" advocates recently gathered in Marina del Rey, California, for the 13th annual conference of the National Association for Research & Therapy of Homosexuality, or NARTH. Reparative or reorientation therapy is designed to help men and women in conflict with their homosexuality attain the goal of reaching their heterosexual potential. NARTH comprises more than 1,000 therapists, sociologists, and psychoanalysts who believe homosexuality is not inborn and can be changed. However, the organization's November 11-13 gathering in Marina del Rey (Los Angeles County) attracted an angry group of protesters, many of whom argued that reparative therapy is dangerous...
  • African-American Ex-Gay Pastor Explodes The Myth That Homosexuality Is No Different Than Race

    05/24/2003 12:06:04 PM PDT · by Polycarp · 111 replies · 883+ views
    LifeSite Daily News ^ | Friday May 23, 2003 | LifeSite Daily News
    LifeSite Daily News Friday May 23, 2003 African-American Ex-Gay Pastor Explodes The Myth That Homosexuality Is No Different Than Race WASHINGTON, May 23, 2003 ( - The Rev. D. L. Foster, pastor of Restoration Sanctuary International Church in Atlanta, today exploded the myth that homosexuality is an immutable characteristic like race - as many homosexual activists claim. Rev. Foster is an ex-homosexual (having been a homosexual for 11 years) and is also African-American. His comments were made on today's airing of Concerned Women Today, Concerned Women for America's daily radio program which is heard in over 70 markets nationwide. Rev....