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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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  • 15 of 16 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fontana Regional Library.

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Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library YA 306.7608 L (Text) 39493108358468 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538110768
  • ISBN: 1538110768
  • Physical Description: xviii, 363 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-353) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part One. "Born This Way" -- Biology -- Puberty -- If you were born with female reproductive parts -- If you were born with male reproductive parts -- Body image -- Part Two. "True colors" -- Identity and the spectrum -- Expression and the spectrum -- Part Three. "I'm coming out" -- Coming out -- Coming out bi -- Coming out ace -- Coming out trans -- Transition -- Passing -- Part Four. "Let's Have A Kiki" -- Dating -- Relationships -- Intimate violence -- Part Five. "Somewhere over the rainbow" -- The sex part -- Abstinence and indulgence -- Casual sex -- Part Six. "Closer to fine" -- Sexually transmitted infections (STIS) -- HIV/AIDS 101 -- Safer sex -- Sexual health -- Part Seven. "Don't leave me this way" -- Sexual harm -- Harassment, abuse, and assault -- Personal safety -- Part Eight. "I Will Survive" -- Sexualized harm -- Coping with minority stress -- The religion thing -- If your family is unsupportive -- Part Nine. "(Supermodel) You better work!" -- Online safety -- Porn -- Digital citizenship -- Part Ten. "We are family" (For parents) -- Why this book is necessary -- LGBTQ 101 for parents -- Is my kid gay? -- Is my child trans? -- My kid came out, now what? -- The family that transitions together -- Parenting your queer kid -- Outro -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.:
Jo Langford offers a complete guide to sexual and social development, safety, and health for LGBTQ youth and those who love and support them. Written from a practical perspective, the author explores the realities of teen sexuality, particularly that of trans teens, and provides guidance and understanding for parents and kids alike.
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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