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Resources for Gay Youth

January 7, 2000

Just the Facts About Sexual Orientation and Youth was developed by a coalition of organizations including the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the American Association of School Administrators to help school deal appropriately with sexual orientation booklet repudiates specifically looks at "reparative therapy," which refers to psychotherapy designed to eliminate people's sexual desire for members of their own gender, and "transformational ministry," which refers to the use of religion to eliminate those desires. It provides factual and scientific information from physicians, counselors, social workers, psychologists, legal experts, and educators to help school personnel respond appropriately to controversies about sexual orientation in schools.

For a free copy write to:

The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
121 West 27th Street, Suite 804
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 212/727-0135
Fax: 212/727-0254
Web site:

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This article was provided by Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States. It is a part of the publication SHOP Talk: School Health Opportunities and Progress Bulletin.
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