Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Health Professions
 
Board
Board of Counseling
 
chapter
Regulations Governing the Practice of Professional Counseling [18 VAC 115 ‑ 20]
Action Unprofessional conduct - conversion therapy
Stage NOIRA
Comment Period Ends 8/7/2019
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8/1/19  11:44 pm
Commenter: Matthew Hatcher

Commonsense is being abandoned in the Commonwealth of VA
 

The idea that a counselor cannot help a client with unwanted sexual feelings is ridiculous.  Sexual feelings happen but what we do with them takes wisdom and discernment to do the right thing. 

Since a person's sex is hardwired into the DNA of that person, the science behind transgenders is lacking.  Since when did a collective of people concerned about the science of helping people become so unscientific and restrictive?

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