CONVERSION THERAPY / SHOW NOTES

Assigned male at birth, Clare's family felt the need to 'fix' her. So they sent her to conversion therapy with an unqualified religious fanatic. It was torture. You can still hear the pain in her voice.

Content warning: This episode mentions suicide. For support please contact Lifeline 13 11 14

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September 06, 2022 — Zoe Marshall

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