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ERIC Number: EJ486014
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1064-7023
Gay Youth in the Family.
Gover, Jill
Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Problems, v2 n4 p34-38 Win 1994
Notes that, during adolescence, lesbian and gay youth often become aware of their sexual orientation and may experience problems. Contends that gay and lesbian adolescents need support from their families to cope with stressors in homophobic society. Sees fear of rejection by family members as creating anxiety in young gay people. Discusses these issues and considers intervention strategies. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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