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Here is the truth about Gays and homosexuality that the Hetero/Bibliphobic public don't want you to know. Homosexuality was and still is a Mental Disorder. But because Satan is so strong these days, the truth is hidden from the public and no one knows the TRUTH! TRUTH IS KNOWLEDGE, KNOWLEDGE IS POWER!! Read this:

The Removal of Homosexuality from the Psychiatric Manual

By Dr. Joseph Nicolosi
Executive Director of National Association for Research and Therapy of Homosexuality


All three great pioneers of psychiatry--Freud, Jung and Adler--saw homosexuality as disordered. Yet today, homosexuality is not to be found in the psychiatric manual of mental disorders.  Were these three great pioneers just reflecting the ignorance and prejudice of their times? Is this radical shift due to our modern-day enlightened, sophisticated attitude? Has there been any new research to account for this shift of opinion?

I submit that no new psychological or sociological research justifies this shift. Research did not settle the question. Research simply stopped, and it is politics that has silenced the professional dialogue. Now, the only studies on homosexuality are from an advocacy perspective.

Militant gay advocates working in a small but forceful network have caused apathy and confusion within our society. They insist that acceptance of the homosexual as a person cannot occur without endorsement of the homosexual condition. Intellectual circles too--who are self-conscious about sounding intolerant--proclaim homosexuality as normal, yet it is still not so for the average person for whom it "just doesn't seem right."

History of Diagnosis

In 1952, the original Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) listed homosexuality among the sociopathic personality disturbances.

In 1968, DSM II removed homosexuality from the sociopathic list, categorizing it with other sexual deviations.

Then in 1973, the DSM III showed the most striking change of all: homosexuality was considered a problem only when it was dissatisfying to the person. When the condition was compatible ("ego-syntonic")--and the person was comfortable with his homosexual thoughts, feelings and behavior--homosexuality was not considered pathological.

This is, I believe, a false distinction. The problem lies not in the person's attitude toward his homosexuality, but in the homosexuality itself. I believe that while homosexuality may be compatible with the conscious ego, it can never be compatible on the deepest levels of self. Homosexuality, as we will show, is symptomatic failure to integrate self-identity. Symptoms will always emerge to indicate its incompatibility with a man's true nature.

The DSM III was further revised, and now homosexuality is not referred to at all: no reference is made to it by name within the diagnostic manual.

Actually, there is an oblique reference in the catch-all category of "Other Sexual Disorders Not Otherwise Specified." Here they describe "Persistent and Marked Distress About One's Sexual Orientation." Reference to homosexual orientation is avoided as if "persistent and marked distress" could also apply to heterosexuality.

Yet in the history of psychiatry, has a heterosexual ever sought treatment for distress about his heterosexuality and wished to become homosexual? When I put that question in correspondence to the chairman of the DSM Nomenclature Committee, Robert L. Spitzer, he replied: "the answer, as you suspected, is no."

Why does the profession no longer consider homosexuality a problem?

Political Factors

In his scholarly analysis of the American Psychiatric Association's reversal of the diagnostic classification of homosexuality, Ronald Bayer (1981) states: "the result was not a conclusion based upon an approximation of the scientific truth as dictated by reason, but was instead an action demanded by the ideological temper of the times" (p. 3-4).

The combined effects of the sexual revolution and the "rights" movements--civil rights, minority rights, feminist rights--have resulted in an intimidating effect upon psychology. Some writers have even questioned whether "straights" are capable of doing research on homosexuality (Suppe, 1982). Because there is a fear of offending any vocal minority or of being considered judgmental, there has been little critique of the quality of gay life.

Although recent behavioral inventories of homosexual men have revealed more anonymous sex than previously imagined, it is like the case of the Emperor's new clothes: everyone sees the problem, but no one dares acknowledge the obvious.

The removal of homosexuality from the DSM had the effect of discouraging treatment and research. The bulk of early psychodynamic research and theory beginning with Freud indicated that homosexuality is not a natural, inborn condition. Yet the literature came to an abrupt stop when it became "common knowledge" that homosexuality was in fact not a problem. This discouraged clinicians from communicating with each other, and from making presentations at professional meetings.

The silence among researchers was not brought about by new scientific evidence showing homosexuality to be a normal and healthy variant of human sexuality; rather it became fashionable not to discuss homosexuality as a problem any longer.

Other pro-gay researchers fear any inquiry into psychological causes would amount to a concession of pathology; after all, there has been no similar investigation of the causes of heterosexuality (Stein and Cohen, 1986). They have encouraged only the search for a genetic or endocrine basis for homosexuality, in the belief that such a discovery would once and for all resolve the issue of homosexuality's normality.

We too consider it possible that there could be some predisposing genetic factors; but in this regard we see a parallel with  alcoholism. Although there is now greater recognition of some biological predisposition to alcoholism, we continue to acknowledge it as problematic, we continue to treat it, and we still find the most successful treatments to be psychological, social and spiritual supportive therapy.

 

*See Also: The Bible on Homosexuality Part Five


 


 


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LOVE, A FELLOW HUMAN BEING WHOSE EYES HAVE BEEN OPENED WITH THE SALVE OF HONESTY, TRUTH, JUSTICE, MERCY, HOPE AND LOVE.  ACTION IS CAUSE AND EFFECT, DOING NOTHING IS DEATH.

 


Hello, I have highlighted a portion of your article and asked a few questions on a few that I am not sure what your are saying. Can you please clarify them for me in more detail?
Thank you Paula


1. Can we just eat anything we like by simply praying over it, and thus making it Kosher by our prayer?
2. Are there still dietary restrictions today?
3. Can we dress in any fashion we choose?
4. Can we incorporate sexual immorality into our lives without repercussions?
5. Can we worship Father Yahweh in any way we see fit?
6. What do you mean here? Attending church like during the OT times?
7. Can we mingle truth with error and have a composite religion?]
i.e. the Catholic church, Mormonism, SDA???
8. Can we loosely keep the Sabbath and do our own pleasures?
9. What day of the week do you consider the Sabbath?
10. Can we trim off our beards for the Synagogue Sabbath look?
11. Can the women cut their hair short and just wear a wig?
12. Are you saying women should have long hair?
13. Can the women wear make-up like Jezebel?
14. Are you suggesting women should not wear make-up?
15. Can we set up idols i.e. cars, houses, jobs, material possessions?
16. Can we reject Yahweh's teachings and be blameless?
17. Can we steal anything and be guiltless?
18. Can we say anything about others falsely?
19. Can we be proud and exhibit superciliousness?
20. Can we shed innocent blood without consequence?
21. Can we blatantly lie and enter the Kingdom of Yahshua?

 

 

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