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Proposed Bill Could Ban Conversion Therapy

The Youth Mental Health Preservation Act is currently being discussed in the Missouri Legislature.

Posted: Jan. 26, 2018 2:45 PM

The Missouri State Legislature is currently debating on a bill that could ban conversion therapy in the state.

The bill would prohibit mental health professionals from engaging in the practice of attempting to change an individual's sexual orientation or gender identity. 

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