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What Counting Ourselves tells us about conversion practices

This fact sheet explains what Conversion Ourselves tells us about conversion practices in Aotearoa.

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More Than a Law Change was an online conversation about gender identity conversion practices between Counting Ourselves researchers and Te Ngākau Kahukura staff, hosted by Te Ngākau Kahukura on Thursday 4 November 2021.

These findings are based on the following academic publication: Veale, J.F., Tan, K.K.H. & Byrne, J.L (2021) Gender identity change efforts faced by trans and non-binary people in New Zealand: Associations with demographics, family rejection, internalized transphobia, and mental health, Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity. Advanced online publication. View the full article: PDF or via the publisher