Conversion Therapy in USA – level 2

05-06-2019 07:00

Conversion therapy is a practice of trying to change an individual’s sexual orientation from homosexual or bisexual to heterosexual.

Last Friday, Colorado became the 18th American state (out of 50) to ban it. The new law prohibits psychiatrists or other professionals from doing the therapy with people who are minors.

Difficult words: ban (make something illegal – people must not do it), prohibit (stop), minor (a person younger than 18).

You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.

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