Policy Advocacy Brief
Issue Statement/Executive Summary
There are 853 cities in Minnesota, and only two have enacted protections for LGBTQ+ people from the harmful practice of conversion therapy. All Minnesotans deserve access to safe, ethical, affirming, and evidence-based mental health care.
Farmer, K., Hansen, A., Schweim, C., & Petersen, S. (2020). Promoting health, justice and well-being of Minnesota's LGBTQ+ community: Banning conversion therapy. MSW Program Policy Briefs, Minnesota State University, Mankato. https://cornerstone.lib.mnsu.edu/msw-student-policy-advocacy-briefs/27