These are but a few of the books available. Abra Soule, 20, has been out as a bisexual since high school in Rock Springs, Wyo. How can one reconcile these significant findings with the widely publicized studies showing no harmful effects to children who have, or have lived with, lesbian or gay parents? How different are the adult children of parents who have same-sex relationships? But many haven't quite found freedom.
More material needs to be developed which will prepare parenting educators and families to address the eventualities of sexual diversity among children. Are the Children Normal? US Ambassador to Britain confirms Trump will meet the Queen during 'working visit' to UK next month Cecil Parkinson's eldest daughter, 57, hanged herself two days after being discharged from psychiatric Published February 11, Updated May 12, Share Tweet Copy Link. There were no differences in psychosocial adjustment, but children with lesbian parents perceived less parental pressure to conform to gender stereotypes and were less likely to view their own gender as superior.
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I would like to request the primary literature referenced for the claim that "science has proven" a biological predisposition to homosexual orientation. Blatantly brushing anything that contradicts your hypothesis under the table makes you look like a shameless agenda pusher. Teletubbies top BBC sales. So far, Clay and Joe, who have been together for 12 years and own their own salon business, say that their adoption experience has been largely positive. I don't recall anyone saying that gay people can't teach math or reading.
In a recent survey, teens who had come out reported feeling happier and less stressed than those who hadn't. Back to top Home News U. Letting youth speak for themselves provides a valuable insight for professional educators engaged in preparing teachers for front-line parenting education roles. The term sexual orientation refers to the gender that is, male or female to which a person is attracted. Whether they are subsequently raised by one or two separated parents and whether a stepparent has joined either of the biological parents are important factors for children that have rarely been addressed in research assessing psychological outcomes for these children. In my work, I routinely saw how, with enough support from their families, children of gay parents developed skills at thinking independently and standing up for what they believed in.