Whether or not you believe homosexuality is a sin based upon your interpretations of the scripture, there are some issues surrounding the treatment of homosexuals of which christians need to be aware while the old testament focused on rules and consequences, the new testament offers a message of love. The treatment of homosexuality as a disease until 1973, when the american psychiatric association officially removed homosexuality from its list of mental disorders, the body politic feared homosexual behavior it did everything possible to prevent homosexuality, control it, and when nothing else worked, punish it.
In reinforcing heterosexual preference in latent male homosexuals, male slides give a shock while the stimulus relief slides of females do not give shock the patient is given a slide change hand button which enables him to escape or avoid a shock by rejecting a shock cue scene. Homosexuality is a sin that you need to purge from your system, and the only way to do it is to follow their three-parts-a-day program.
Treatments of homosexuality in britain since the 1950s—an oral history: the experience of professionals michael king , professor of primary care psychiatry , 1 glenn smith , research fellow , 1 and annie bartlett , senior lecturer 2. The treatment of homosexuals in both cuba and china has dramatically improved in the last few decades where they were once rounded up and put into forced labor camps in cuba and publicly executed in china, homosexuals in both countries now hold ambiguous legal status.
Other forms of treatment were electroconvulsive therapy, discussion of the evils of homosexuality, desensitisation of an assumed phobia of the opposite sex, hypnosis, psychodrama, and abreaction dating skills were sometimes taught, and occasionally men were encouraged to find a prostitute or female friend with whom to try sexual intercourse. Aversive conditioning has proven an effective aid in the treatment of child molesters, transvestites, exhibitionists, alcoholics, shop lifters, and other people with similar problems. The following sections describe how the nazis dealt with roma, homosexuals, jehovah’s witnesses and the mentally and physically disabled peoples nazi treatment of disabled people helene melanie lebel, was a young austrian woman who loved to swim and go to the opera.
The treatment of homosexuality is a case in point in no other diagnostic area can one find greater confusion between social mores and scientific judgment homosexuality, which traveled from sin to sickness, was illegal and immoral almost everywhere in the united states until recent years.
An app called door of hope promises to cure your homosexuality in 60 days through faith and prayer they only use the best and most trusted techniques in conversion therapy. In all, at least 15,000 homosexual adults were arrested and sent to concentration camps many homosexuals were castrated as a form of control, treatment or punishment any member of the ss who was thought to be homosexual was sent to a camp as a punishment. Haldeman writes that psychoanalytic treatment of homosexuality is exemplified by the work of irving bieber et al in homosexuality: a psychoanalytic study of male homosexuals they advocated long-term therapy aimed at resolving the unconscious childhood conflicts that they considered responsible for homosexuality.
Disregarding all evidence that the ex-gay movement is incredibly damaging to more than 90% of those who undergo treatment (because they clearly just didn't believe in god enough), setting captives free wants you to know that you were not born this way homosexuality is a sin that you need to purge from your system, and the only way to do it is to follow their three-parts-a-day program.