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The pride guide : a guide to sexual and social health for LGBTQ youth / Jo Langford.

Langford, Jo, (author.).

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Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury YA 306.76 LAN (Text to phone) 34005127273786 Young Adult Fiction Available -

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Sex education materials meant to explain important basics to kids are too-often not written with an empathic understanding of what those basics are. This is particularly obvious regarding books that include LGBTQ identities. Even when they do hit the mark, many have a limited scope and don?t take into account the practical realities of developing sexuality. 0The Pride Guide is written explicitly for the almost ten percent of teenagers who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans, or any of the unique identities that are not heterosexual/ cisgender. It explores sex, dating, relationships, puberty, and both physical and online safety in one resource.0The issue, today, is not whether or not queer youth will get sex education. The issue is how and where they will gather information and whether or not the information they gather with be applicable, unreliable, or exploitative. Equipping teens and their families with knowledge and self-confidence, this work provides the best protection against the unfortunate.
Subject: Gays > Social aspects.
Gays > Health and hygiene.
Gays > Violence against.
Gay men > Social aspects.
Gay men > Health and hygiene.
Gay men > Violence against.
Lesbians > Social aspects.
Lesbians > Health and hygiene.
Lesbians > Violence against.
Bisexuals > Social aspects.
Bisexuals > Health and hygiene.
Bisexuals > Violence against.
Asexual people > Social aspects.
Asexual people > Health and hygiene.
Asexual people > Violence against.
Transgender people > Social aspects.
Transgender people > Health and hygiene.
Transgender people > Violence against.
Gender identity > Social aspects.
Sexual minority youth > Social aspects.
Sexual minority youth > Psychology.
Sexual minority youth > Violence against.

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