When you think your son is gay
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When You Think Your Son or Daughter is Gay
Parent Suspects That Child Might Be Gay | Focus on the Family
I wrote from the assumption that the news the child is gay would come as a surprise, if not a shock, as it was for my parents. What do you do then? Well, the most important thing is to show that your love and understanding is unconditional. Beyond that, here are some tips. While I largely did fit into the stereotypical caricature of a gay man, not every gay person does. Gay might be effeminate, or gay could be strong, audacious, powerful and beautiful — just like straight could be any of those things.
My Son Might Be Gay. What Should I Say to Him?
Many parents miss this opportunity and both the parents and children suffer. In this article, I will address the many assumptions parents and others make regarding whether a child is gay or not. If there is one thing I would like you to take from this article, it is: Gay children who are not accepted by their parents have a higher risk of depression, suicide, drug use and having unsafe sex. Your love and acceptance could change all of those things.
About Us Login. Most will blame the male figure for absence or for allowing the boy child to spend too much time with the mother. Most parents start to question "Is my son gay? You will notice that they mostly hang out around girls, have girly tendencies in terms of the way they talk and walk and the fact that they have never brought a girl home and yet they mostly keep female company. Even so, how can you tell for sure whether your son is gay?