The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: parenting


Family Blog–How Parents Can Help LGBTQ Youth Deal with Bullying

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15th April

Parents play an important role in preventing and responding to bullying



Family Blog—Gender-Inclusive Approaches to Parenting

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25th January

All children can benefit from gender-inclusive parenting! Learn how and why to start today.



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

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11th January

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



Family Blog–The Role of Parents in Preventing Alcohol and Drug Abuse with LGBTQ Youth

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28th October

Unsure of how to talk to your LGBTQ teen about drugs and alcohol? Suspect your child is abusing drugs? Here’s what you can do.



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!



Family Blog—The Path to Parenthood for the LGBTQ Community

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28th August

Following the Supreme Court ruling on marriage equality, what does adoption look like for LGBTQ parents? Challenges await, but hope abides!



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.



Talking to Your Lesbian, Gay, or Bisexual Child About Sexual Orientation and Health

12th February

My child came out – how do I talk to them about staying healthy and safe?



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.



Judy Shepard Chats with IMPACT

27th March

Judy Shepard of The Matthew Shepard Foundation shares her views on LGBT youth, parenting, and school bullying.






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