California may ban gay teen 'conversion' therapy - Yahoo! News Representatives of the National Association for Research and Therapy of Homosexuality on Tuesday called the bill a piece of social engineering masquerading as a solution to a clinical problem. "Any therapist worth his salt knows that homosexual feelings commonly occur in victims as a result of abuses," he said. "I ought to know because I was one of those boys." liberals, why do you hate freedom and the rights of parents? Even when professionals tell you you're wrong and will do harm, you don't give a fuck.