Sexual Orientation: A Parent’s Concerns

Sexual Orientation: A Parent’s Concerns

A 14-year-old adolescent boy and his parents seek your clinical services. The boy has shared that he is struggling with his sexual orientation, has become attracted to other males, and has had these feelings for the last year. His parents are concerned about his homosexual thoughts and ask that you provide your expertise about human sexuality and knowledge of the LGBTQ community.

Sexual Orientation: A Parent’s Concerns

What information might you provide the family so that this issue can be resolved for both the parents and their son?