GLBT Youth. Presented by: Ashley, Brent, Nichole and Emily. GLBT Youth and Family. Parenting styles have a strong impact on child and adolescent development. The amount of love and acceptance given by parents has been founded to relate to their children’s self concept and self esteem. .
Presented by: Ashley, Brent, Nichole and Emily
Recent studies have shown that families are very influential in how their child will survive after they disclose their sexual identity.
Many GLBT are thrown out of their homes or runaway from home, because of conflict between their parents in regards to their sexual identity.
1. Identify your elected officials
2. Make the Call to meet
3. Do your homework
4. Make the visit
2310 E 4th Street
Duluth, MN 55812
~Attitudes towards homosexuality in Schools ~Homophobia ~Statistics (Youth Risk Surveys)
~Reality within our Schools
-Booklet sent to all School Districts
History being viewed as transgender people
Counseled out of procedures because they did not have appropriate body types, or facial characteristics.
Often pressured to “come out”, but counselors are not aware of the repercussions.
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
219 6th Avenue East
Duluth, Minnesota 55806