Excellent book which answers all the questions you might like to ask but are fearful of offending. Candid and informative, this book will do much to demystify homosexuality. This has had wonderful reviews in the States. The book covers a whole host of issues including what can be learned from books, changing inner perceptions and dealing with the rest of the family.
Dear Therapist,. I am 18 years old and in need of advice and insight. My parents found out I was gay almost three years ago. They recently found out about my significant other and told me that my happiness is not worth the price of giving up being normal, and how little they love me.
Here's how to inoculate ourselves against negative ones. Verified by Psychology Today. When Your Child Is Gay. It was as if they were mourning the loss of the child they thought they knew. They may not have seen their children's sexual orientation before the coming out, or perhaps they suspected it but wished to deny it.
Young adults from broken homes in which a parent had had a same-sex relationship reported modestly more psychological and social problems in their current lives than peers from other families that had experienced divorce and other disruptions, a new study has found, stirring bitter debate among partisans on gay marriage. The study counted parents as gay or lesbian by asking participants whether their parents had ever had a same-sex relationship; the parents may not have identified themselves as gay or lesbian. Gay-rights groups attacked the study, financed by conservative foundations, as biased and poorly done even before its publication on Sunday in the journal Social Science Research.