Utah to become the 19th state to protect LGBTQ youth from the dangers of conversion therapy

Advocates from across Utah have fought tirelessly to end the dangerous practice of conversion therapy. Tonight, that work culminated in Governor Herbert’s announcement that the […]


Momentum grows in Minnesota as Minneapolis acts to protect LGBTQ youth from conversion therapy.

Minneapolis has unanimously voted to pass (VERIFY) a new city ordinance protecting youth from conversion therapy, a dangerous and discredited practice claiming to change a […]


Coalition Launched to Protect Pennsylvania’s LGBTQ Youth

PA lawmakers, advocates, and medical professionals joined The Trevor Project to launch the PA Coalition for LGBTQ Youth, a statewide coalition to end the dangerous […]


The Trevor Project Applauds Federal Court Ruling Dismissing Conversion Therapist’s Challenge to Maryland Law Protecting LGBTQ Youth

On Friday, September 20th, a federal district court in Maryland dismissed conversion therapist Christopher Doyle’s lawsuit challenging the The Free State’s recently-enacted law protecting LGBTQ […]


Fort Lauderdale Passes Human Rights Ordinance and Protects Minors from Conversion Therapy

This week the City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida became the 23rd municipality in the Sunshine State to protect young people from the dangers of conversion […]


The Trevor Project Applauds N.C. Governor Cooper for Executive Order Limiting Conversion Therapy

Raleigh, NC — Today Governor Roy Cooper issued an executive order directing the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services to prohibit any use […]


Rep Lieu Introduces Federal Ban on LGBTQ Conversion Therapy

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) introduced the “Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act of 2019”, which bans LGBTQ conversion therapy. Conversion therapy, […]


The Trevor Project Applauds Utah Governor’s Directive to End Conversion Therapy

Today Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert issued a letter directing the state’s Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing to have the state Psychologist Licensing Board […]


Defending What We’ve Won: The Trevor Project Files an Amicus in the 11th Circuit Defending Boca Raton’s Anti-conversion Therapy Law

Following a successful lower court ruling defending the anti-conversion therapy ordinance in Boca Raton, FL, The Trevor Project filed an amicus brief today with the […]


Beto O’Rourke’s Platform Includes Protecting LGBTQ Youth From Conversion Therapy

By John Paul Brammer On the heels of Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (NY) unveiling her LGBTQ platform, fellow presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke announced Wednesday that his […]