MARRIAGE & THE BABY CARRIAGE In a long-sought victory for the gay rights movement, the U. Supreme Court ruled by a 5-to-4 vote that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage.
Transgender women took an extra 2.1 years before telling someone than a gay or bisexual man, and transgender men waited the shortest amount of time without telling someone.
Key takeaways include: COMING OUT Everyone has a personal story of realizing their sexual orientation and coming to terms with who they are Age of Self-Described Realization: Time in the closet: 25% of LGBTQ singles came out the same year they say they "realized" their sexual orientation or gender identity.
Of those who realized before adulthood (defined as age 18), they went an average of 7 years before telling someone they identified as LGBTQ.
Designed for adult men and women with chemical dependency and co-occurring disorders, members of this group will learn how to apply new, effective coping skills, communication techniques and relapse prevention strategies related to life stressors.
Members will share and discuss issues such as peer pressure, friends who use, intimacy, career preparation, developing independence, dating, boundaries and sexuality.