After more than 40 years of providing psychological services, Dr. Haynes has retired from clinical practice as of June 1, 2018. She is devoting more time to speaking and writing about same sex attraction and gender dysphoria change.

Her writing has been read internationally.

Here are a few of her titles:

Are Religious Californians Really Harming the Mental Health of People Who Identify as LGBTQ? (Sept. 16, 2019).

American Psychological Association Says Born-That-Way-and-Can’t-Change is Not True of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity, (June 8, 2018;  original version September 27, 2016)

Dear Legislator: Testimony Defending the Right to Therapy for Unwanted Same-Sex Attraction or Unwanted Discordant Gender-Sex

Dr. Laura Haynes, Author

​​​​"You have made us for Yourself, Oh Lord, and

our heart is restless

until it rests in You."

St. Augustine's Confessions


​​Laura Haynes, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist 

CA Psychologist Lic. # PSY5058

Retired from clinical practice.

Over 40 Years Experience

General Board Member of the International Federation for Therapeutic and Counseling Choice, and Country Representative for the USA.

Chair of Research and Legislative Policy, National Task Force for Therapy Equality

Former President of the Christian Association for Psychological Studies--Western Region

Three Master of Arts Degrees

(in Psychology and Theology)

​Ph.D. from Rosemead School of Psychology

(now at Biola University)

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Dr. Laura Haynes, Psychologist 
Tustin, CA

 ​Mailing Address:

​P.O. Box 653

Tustin, CA 92781


​​​Dr. Haynes is not accepting new clients or making referrals.

She retired from clinical practice but is continuing to speak and write.