My hope is that you will keep your faith but use it in positive ways to accept yourself, gain comfort and accept differences in other peoples. The six-year study started with 98 subjects, most of whom were white, male, and religious—92 percent identified themselves as "born again. One of the more influential among sexuality-change advocates was a study by two professors at Christian colleges: Really, how do we know what God really wants and intends. As puberty began I was as instinctively drawn to some of the boys as they were instinctively drawn to some of the girls. Throughout the s and into the mids, treatments in the U. Why are some people same-sex attracted?
According to others the blame lies with my parents.
Why are some people same-sex attracted?
Living Out on Vimeo. Treatments follow from the assertion that homosexuality is not an innate trait, but rather a result of childhood trauma and lack of attachment to members of the same sex. There is nothing I can do about either except the auburn hair is fading whilst the same-sex attraction is not. More great sites from Kalmbach Media: That has been suggested! Some aversion treatments included rewards—including pleasant smells—for arousal in response to pictures of women. For David his weakness was sex.
Flex your cortex with Discover. Still, SOCE is still being practiced within a small group of mental-health practitioners, most of whom cater to a population whose religious beliefs strictly bar homosexuality. I was simply wired differently. However, as for the bible, that is something I will not get into. Always consult with your psychotherapist, physician, or psychiatrist first before changing any aspect of your treatment regimen. He cites the following case: Click to Call Who Answers?