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Free articles about the link between childhood trauma and LGBT issues

Why Are So Many Gay People Diagnosed With BPD? 

A study carried out by Rodriguez-Seijasat (2013) at the University of Michigan suggests that medical professionals are more likely to diagnose LGBT people with BPD than they are to diagnose heterosexuals with the same disorder.  The study involved 36000 participants aged 18 to 90 years old.  Approximately 3 percent were LGBT and the other 97 …

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Homophobic Parents And Effects On Their LGBTIQ+ Child

  939-word article Whilst homosexuality was legalized in the UK in 1967 and attitudes towards gay people are far better than they were, there still exists homophobia in society, and that society includes, of course, parents. Indeed, according to the Human Rights Survey, about 25 percent of LGBTIQ+ youth regard the most major problem in …

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