volume 90, issue 3_part_2, P1139-1152 2002
DOI: 10.1177/003329410209000316.2
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A. Dean Byrd, Joseph Nicolosi

Abstract: 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 was significantly…

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