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Family Blog – Mother’s Day Q&A with IMPACT Staff

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12th May

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, we wanted to hear from the perspective of a couple of parents here on staff.



Family Blog—Supporting Gender Diverse Kids in School

13th May

Schools can be a challenging space for trans and gender diverse kids. Read on for resources for parents to make it easier.



Family Blog—Growing Up with Gay Parents

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22nd September

Thinking about raising children with your same sex partner? Here’s a personal story saying that it’s perfectly okay!



Parenting a gay, lesbian, or bisexual youth

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30th December

A discussion with Dr. Ritch Savin-Williams about parenting a gay, lesbian, or bisexual youth. The discussion focuses on parents’ reactions to their children coming out.

Dr. Savin-Williams is professor and chair of Human Development at Cornell University. He is the author of a number of books, including The New Gay Teenager (Harvard University Press, 2005).

The interview is conducted by Dr. Brian Mustanski, director of the IMPACT LGBT Health and Development Program at the University of Illinois at Chicago. For more information visit http://www.impactprogram.org.

This project was made possible by a grant from the William T Grant Foundation.

Please note:  Any statistical data cited in our videos is accurate at the time of publishing.






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