The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: sexual orientation


Research Blog—Unique and Normal: Friendships Between Straight Women and Gay Men

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3rd February

Healthy relationships include friendships that span gender and sexual orientation.



Research Blog–Body Image: Differences by Gender and Sexual Orientation

Posted by Trey in Featured, Research Blog. No Comments

2nd October

Do gays and lesbians experience poor body image, and how does this compare with their heterosexual peers?



Research Blog – Coming Out Again: Diversity in Sexual Orientation and Attraction for Trans Men

13th May

What does research show about shifts in sexual orientation and sexual attraction for trans men?



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?



Dr. Meredith Chivers: How Do You Know If You’re Gay?

Posted by rachel in Sexual Health, Video. No Comments

3rd January

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.



National Coming Out Day: October 11th!

Posted by IMPACT in Coming Out, Featured, Video, Youth Blog. No Comments

10th October

This year, some friends of IMPACT shared their thoughts on coming out. Watch the video to hear about their experiences!






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