The LGBT Health & Development Program


Creating an Educated and Inclusive Society

Posted by rachel in Youth Blog. No Comments

31st July

Organizations such as Camp Pride that aim to educate and promote inclusivity can positively impact LGBT youth.



Dr. Meredith Chivers: What is Sexual Fluidity?

26th July

Dr. Chivers defines sexual fluidity as the tendency of bisexual or lesbian women to shift their sexual identity. However, while they may shift their identity Dr. Chivers does not think that the underlying sexual attraction is altered.



*NEW* I Heart My Sexuality Tumblr!

Posted by Emily in Youth Blog. No Comments

18th July

How do you heart your sexuality?!



Video Project: Chicago Actors, Gay and Lesbian Couples Needed!

Posted by Farrin in Youth Blog. 1 Comment

11th July

We’re looking for a few gay or lesbian actors or couples that like to act!



A Snapshot of LGBT Youth in Chicago

Posted by Antonia in Research Blog, Youth Blog. No Comments

11th July

At Pride Weekend 2012 we unveiled some of our findings about LGBT Youth in Chicago. Learn more, and download the colorful pdf here!



Dr. Meredith Chivers: What is Sexual Orientation?

9th July

Dr. Chivers says that everybody has a sexual orientation and sexual drive that we don’t consciously think about.



Dr. Meredith Chivers: What is Bisexuality?

Posted by rachel in IMPACT Video. No Comments

9th July

Dr. Chivers says that men’s sexual orientation tends to be more polarized than that of women, but this doesn’t mean that all women are bisexual.



Keep it Up! Talks about Hooking Up & HIV Testing

9th July

Watch as Rob shares his story and thoughts on the importance of regular HIV testing and being safe while hooking up.



Prevalence of Cyber-Bullying Among LGBT Youth

Posted by Dan in Research Blog, Youth Blog. 1 Comment

3rd July

With the increase in technological advancements that have made communication easier and more efficient; cyber-bullying has developed into a cause for great concern among school officials, parents, and policy makers and has disproportionately effected LGBT youth.






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