Why I Was a Conversion Therapy Leader

In the fundamentalist church, it was no longer a question of whether or not God could change someone from gay to straight; it was expected.

Confessions of a Conversion Therapy Survivor

I’ve spent so much of my life trying to be like everyone else, I sometimes wonder who I really am or who I would have been if it were not for decades of rehearsing to be a different character.

Straight Women & Their Gay Husbands

Can a gay man affirm his identity with other gay men and at the same time remain true to his wife?

A Gay Dad Sounds Off on Oklahoma’s Proposal to Torture LGBT Kids

Horrible anti-LGBT bills are being proposed in statehouses across the country. Oklahoma alone has several. Here is one that makes this gay dad irate. It should do the same to you.

How to Argue Down an “Ex-Gay” Therapist and Feel Compassion for Him

The “Ex-gay” therapist did not know who he was messing with. He did when they got through.

Reparative Therapy is Bad Medicine, Even if it ‘Works’

No data exists on whether reparative therapy for gender dysphoria works. One doctor, in a frightening supposition, believes we should try it on transgender people.

5 Facts About Conversion Therapy We Know For Sure

These surprising, but simple truths are often missing in the discussion about conversion therapy.

Who Are Anti-Gay Pastors Really Hurting?

With the passing of marriage equality, some conservatives have declared an all out war against the LGBT community, catching some of their own in the crosshairs.

Can You Really Change Your Sexual Orientation?

A new booklet says sexual orientation can be changed and offers “proof.”

Former Conservative Insider Speaks on State Proposed Bans of Reparative Therapy for Minors

As the former policy analyst for Family Research Council, Yvette Schneider shares her perspective on religious freedoms and reparative therapy.

Banning Conversion and Reparative Therapies for Youth: One Step Forward

The history of “cures” for homosexuality reveals how discredited conversion therapies for gay and transgender children can irreparably harm young minds.

When Your Family Thinks You’re a Failure

Coming to terms with being gay is hard. Sometimes, all we have are ourselves, but sometimes that’s all we need.


We welcome President Obama’s statement and stand with him in opposition to reparative therapy for minors, and call on everyone, regardless of political affiliation, to stand with us and put an end, once and for all, to this practice.

The 4 Problems With Reparative Therapy Laws

A former “ex-gay” movement leader rips up the argument against laws that ban therapists from trying to convert LGBT kids.

Can You Love the Sinner and Hate the Sin?

A pithy Christian statement creates walls with the LGBT community and loves no one.

Religious Freedoms or Bad Medicine?

Does our right to religious freedom include the endangerment of our LGBT youth?