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PFLAG Jersey Shore Facilitator’s Book Helps Teens During Transition

Click the image to purchase Real Talk for Teens His mom called it alligator skin.  That’s the mental toughness transgender author Seth Jamison Rainess had to acquire if he wanted to make it in life.   And if his additional roles of psychologist, rehab counselor, life coach, motivational speaker, musician, computer analyst and entrepreneur [...]

By |December 17th, 2017|Education Center, Uncategorized|Comments Off on PFLAG Jersey Shore Facilitator’s Book Helps Teens During Transition

HRC and NCLR Develop Resource For Parents On Harmful Practice Of Conversion Therapy

The HRC and the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR), a national legal organization committed to advancing LGBTQ equality since 1977, released Just As They Are,  a comprehensive resource for parents on the harmful practice known as “conversion therapy.” The guide helps parents recognize when and how conversion therapy is promoted, provides information about the dangers of the practice, [...]

By |September 12th, 2017|Education Center|Comments Off on HRC and NCLR Develop Resource For Parents On Harmful Practice Of Conversion Therapy

Drug & Alcohol Addiction in the LGBTQ Community

Substance abuse in the LGBTQ community remains a significant problem, being more prevalent than most any other demographic. Issues with family acceptance, discrimination in housing and education, and lack of resources can lead an individual to seek solace through alcohol and drugs. Some statistics related to this issue are: 25 percent of people identified as [...]

By |September 11th, 2017|Education Center|Comments Off on Drug & Alcohol Addiction in the LGBTQ Community

PFLAG National and 3M Partner on Powerful #ParentsComingOut Project

Coming out to your family can be one of the most difficult processes LGBTQ people go through.  Parental acceptance can make coming out easier and lay the ground work for the next phase of the LGBTQ person's life.  PFLAG National and 3M collaborated on a powerful video highlighting the importance of parents' acceptance and unconditional love. [...]

By |August 25th, 2017|Education Center|Comments Off on PFLAG National and 3M Partner on Powerful #ParentsComingOut Project
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