Joseph Nicolosi
 


 

Age: 70



Summary:
psychologist considered as a major figure in the "ex-gay" movement that promotes a therapy designed to "cure" people of their homosexuality who co-founded the National Association for Research & Therapy of Homosexuality in 1992 and was a major proponent of what he called "reparative therapy", a treatment usually aimed at gay men that seeks to transform their behavior to heterosexual that has come to be widely denounced by the gay community and disavowed by much of the psychological community.




Cause of Death: Complications from the flu



Born: January 21, 1947


 
Died: March 8, 2017



Location:
Encino, California