Ulverston man who was given electric shocks to make him straight speaks out after PTSD therapy

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As a gay teenager in the 1970s, Mr Gavins, 64, was given painful electric shocks to "cure" him of his homosexuality.

Mr Gavins said: “Eventually I got the EMDR therapy which was absolutely brilliantly successful and I’m fine now but I went through some very very dark times and from 2011 until 2013 things were really bad. [Excerpts]

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Other

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English

Author(s)

Dan Taylor

Original Work Citation

Taylor, D. (2018, July 21). Ulverston man who was given electric shocks to make him straight speaks out after PTSD therapy. The Mail. Retrieved from http://www.nwemail.co.uk/news/ulverston/Ulverston-man-who-was-given-electric-shocks-to-make-him-straight-speaks-out-after-PTSD-therapy-ed9d0ed7-dadf-4a42-9573-fd4e44633b17-ds 7/21/2018

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“Ulverston man who was given electric shocks to make him straight speaks out after PTSD therapy,” Francine Shapiro Library, accessed August 15, 2018, https://emdria.omeka.net/items/show/25445.

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