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Understanding sexual orientation and gender identity

A child’s gender identity may change as they become pre-teens and teens with influence from their social environment and through self-reflection.

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How to support your LGBTQ+ child

When your child decides to “come out,” which is the process where an individual shares his/her identity as a LGBTQ+ person, realize it is an act of courage and trust.

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Birth control options for teens

Most teens know about the birth control pill, but did you know there are other contraceptive options out there?

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Helping your teen navigate their emotional landscape

You can help your teen learn the skills to get through sticky situations, and come through as a healthy young adult with few bumps in the road.

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Managing your kid’s Valentine’s Day anxiety

Tips for helping to alleviate your child’s anxiety about upcoming Valentine’s Day celebrations.