Tag: Center on Halsted
The IMPACT Program is now a proud part of the new Institute of Sexual and Gender Minority Health & Wellbeing!
The Alliance for Research in Chicagoland Communities awarded its 4th annual award to our Partnership to Advance LGBT Health and Wellness.
Dr. Chivers says that around 12 or 13 years of age, youth may begin to feel attracted to the same sex and should then explore their sexuality.
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.
Dr. Chivers says that everybody has a sexual orientation and sexual drive that we don’t consciously think about.
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.
Watch as Rob shares his story and thoughts on the importance of regular HIV testing and being safe while hooking up.
Judy Shepard of The Matthew Shepard Foundation shares her views on LGBT youth, parenting, and school bullying.