TITLE

When sons or daughters are gay or lesbian

AUTHOR(S)
Warren, Andrea; Wiedenkeller, Jay
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
Mothering;Winter93, Issue 69, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses coping strategies for parents with homosexual children. Acceptance; Gay or lesbian children's feelings of rejection and loneliness; Suicide as an alternative for gay and lesbian children; Advice for parents.
ACCESSION #
9402235148

 

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