Dr. Drew On Call

Driven by current events, "Dr. Drew" on HLN focuses on the human - and human behavior - at the center of the story.

Homosexuality: Classroom controversy

Should homosexuality be discussed in your child's classroom? Dr. Drew and his guests discuss the issue.

Teacher recalls shooting of gay student

The teacher who witnessed Brandon McInerney kill classmate Lawrence King in 2008 looks back on the shooting and the trial.

Is shooting death of gay teen a hate crime?

It's a murder that stunned a Southern California community.

Fourteen-year-old Brandon McInerney is accused of killing 15-year-old openly gay classmate Lawrence King with two gunshots to the back of the head as horrified students looked on.

Teacher still teaching after anti-gay comments

While millions of gay Americans and their supporters celebrating the recent passage of gay marriage legislation in New York, a Florida high school teacher opposed to same-sex marriage took his frustration to Facebook and posted this controversial message.

“I'm watching the news, eating dinner, when the story about New York okaying same sex unions came out and I almost threw up."

Can you pray the gay away? Viewers React

After receiving an overwhelming amount of feedback from Friday’s show, we will again be discussing whether a gay/lesbian person can transform themselves through prayer ... and more importantly, we'll be hearing from you, the viewer, through comments, questions and calls.

Join Dr. Drew tonight for this special follow-up program at 9 p.m. on HLN.

Follow-up: Can prayer be used to turn a gay person straight?

We asked last week and then again today on our follow-up show: Can a person pray the gay away?

Dr. Drew’s panel of guests attempted to answer that question to provide more insight on this hot debate.

Can you pray the gay away?

Dr. Drew addressed a polarizing topic on Friday's show – a question pondered by many: Can a homosexual person transform themselves through prayer?

Alan Chambers thinks so, and joined Drew to explain his position. He’s president of a group that seeks to lead gays and lesbians into heterosexual lifestyles.