A Meta-Analytic Review of Treatment of Homosexuality

  title={A Meta-Analytic Review of Treatment of Homosexuality},
  author={A. Dean Byrd and Joseph Nicolosi},
  journal={Psychological Reports},
  pages={1139 - 1152}
This paper examined and synthesized studies of treatment of individuals identified as homosexual using meta-analytic technique. A large number of studies (146) evaluating treatment efficacy were identified, most published prior to 1975 and 14 of which met inclusion criteria and provided statistics that could be used in a meta-analysis. These 14 outcome studies were published between 1969 and 1982 and used primarily behavioral interventions. Analysis indicated that treatment for homosexuality… 

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