Darren Calhoun

A Black man with long locs wearing a grey and black sweater smiles.

How I Survived 'Ex-Gay' Conversion Therapy

At age 17, Darren Calhoun was manipulated into¬†conversion therapy by a pastor. Here, he reflects on his path from confused teen to advocate for the hundreds of thousands of LGBTQ people in the United States who are subjected to the same treatment.