Parenting Your LGBTQ+ Teen
A Guide to Supporting, Empowering, and Connecting with Your Child
Raise your LGBTQ+ teen with compassion and confidence
Parenting teens can be a nerve-wracking experience, and raising an LGBTQ+ teen can present even more questions. This book is filled with guidance, exercises, and inspiration to help you create a nurturing and affirming environment for your teen. You’ll discover how to tackle common parenting issues, learn about the LGBTQ+ experience, and gain the confidence and tools to support and empower your teen.
Understand your teen―Learn why parenting teens can be so tricky, what important LGBTQ+ terms mean, answers to common questions, and what may be in store for your LGBTQ+ teen.
Encourage dialogue―Get tips for sparking important conversations around key topics like mental health, bullying, sex and relationships, gender identity and expression, and more.
Explore relatable stories―Discover anecdotes about parents and teens across the LGBTQ+ spectrum so you can gain new perspectives on sexual orientation and gender identity.
Understand and connect with your LGBTQ+ teen―and help them truly thrive―with this guide for parents.