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  • 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...