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Youth Blog—Ask an Expert: How Do I Know if I’m Gay?

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18th April

A lot of young people email us and ask: “How do I know if I’m gay?” Our Ask An Expert blog tackles how to think through these questions.



Research Blog – The Relationship Between Mood and Sexuality

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10th April

We describe a new questionnaire, the MSQ-R, which sheds light on the complex relationship between positive and negative moods and sexuality.



Introduction to Queer Sex Ed

3rd January

Ed describes sexual health and introduces the Queer Sex Ed online intervention for queer youth.



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

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.



Individual Differences in the Effects of Mood on Sexuality: The Revised Mood and Sexuality Questionnaire (MSQ-R)

27th December

Effects of mood on sex and sexuality are assessed using the Mood and Sexuality Questionnaire. Implications and limitations are discussed.



Ethical and regulatory issues with conducting sexuality research with LGBT adolescents: A call to action for a scientifically informed approach

30th August

Provides empirical data on regulatory issues for research with LGBT adolescents, to move the IRB process towards being evidence-based.



Youth Blog > Queer Music Artists

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27th June

Creating queer spaces – physical and digital – for expression and community



October 11th is National Coming Out Day!

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10th October

Coming out is different for everyone. Sometimes it’s intentional. Sometimes it’s an accident.



*NEW* I Heart My Sexuality Tumblr!

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18th July

How do you heart your sexuality?!



A Snapshot of LGBT Youth in Chicago

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11th July

At Pride Weekend 2012 we unveiled some of our findings about LGBT Youth in Chicago. Learn more, and download the colorful pdf here!






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