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GLBT (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender People) Documentary Films in Leavey Library (DVDs): Ex-Gay Movement

Ex-Gay Movement

Abomination: Homosexuality and the Ex-Gay Movement
Profiles the journeys of four gay Christians who did everything possible to become heterosexual by following the treatment protocols of the so-called ex-gay ministries. The approaches taken by these religious groups range from shock therapy and hypnosis to gender coaching. Ultimately the therapy fails, even for the ministers in charge as they repeatedly scandalize themselves by 'relapsing into gayness.'"

Changing Our Minds : The Story of Dr. Evelyn Hooker
"Examines the life and personal views of Dr. Evelyn Hooker, a psychologist who has spent her life researching the causes of homosexual behavior"