Christopher Brohier will discuss the position in Australia in relation to “conversion practices” bans, the use of affirmation therapy and the push back against these matters, which gives hope for change. The ACL advocates for holistic care and against these laws and the affirmation model. Australia has some of the worst of these kinds of laws. But there is a fightback! Legally and politically, with the help of clinicians, parents and survivors and media the truth is emerging.