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Resiliency Among LGB Youth: Overcoming Victimization

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28th April

LGBTQA Chicago-area college students participated in this video to share their unique & insightful perspectives of a recent IMPACT study’s findings.

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

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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