The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: families


Family Blog—Queering Parenting: How LGBTQ Parents Are Challenging Gender Norms

Posted by Antonia in Families Blog, Featured. No Comments

11th January

Could it be that being LGBTQ really does change the way we parent?



Research Blog–Unique Considerations of Coming Out as LGBT in Mid-Life or Later

8th October

As LGBT people in mid-life or later navigate coming out for the first time, they face unique concerns about credibility, spouses, and kids.



Family Blog—The Importance of Being An Ally to Your Transgender Child

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12th August

Your child just came out as transgender. How should you respond? Bottom line: Be supportive.



Families Blog – How to Support a Loved One Who is Suffering from an Eating Disorder

Posted by Dan in Families Blog, Featured. No Comments

25th June

Have a loved one struggling with an eating disorder but don’t know how to help? Here are tips to start the conversation and be supportive.



Youth Blog – Coming Out to Asian and Pacific Islander American Families

19th March

A sneak peak at Asian Pacific Islander Americans’ LGBTQ experience. Intersectionality matters!



Research Blog – Out in the Country: Experiences of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Mothers

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27th August

Rural LGB mothers experience challenges in family planning and parental rights, but show resilience in the face of minority stress.



Research Blog – Recent Publication Shows High Prevalence of Violent Experiences among Gay Youth

Posted by Gregory Phillips II in Featured, Research Blog. No Comments

20th March

Many minority YMSM report a history of violence and abuse, and programs focused on improving resilience are needed.



Research Blog – The Kids Are All Right

14th June

How do the children of gay and lesbian parents compare to others? Better, worse or about the same?



How Many LGBT Families Are There?

29th May

New national census data provides surprising statistics about same-sex households in the United States, including who and where they are.






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