My gay son is depressed
With gay marriage making headlines around the world, parents are looking for helpful ways to identify with children, friends, and family members who identify as homosexual or same-sex attracted. When Rachel's year-old son Jordan initially came out to her last year, she was shocked. Instead of avoiding the conversation, however, Rachel and her husband chose to turn to Scripture, church counselors, conversation, and prayer. When Jordan called a family meeting one night, I honestly had no idea what he was going to say. It had never occurred to me that he might be attracted to other men. When those words came out of his mouth, I truly felt like I'd been gut punched.
My Son Is Gay
How to deal with 19 y/o son depression
Before you can post or reply in these forums, please join our online community. Hi, I am very new here and need to ask a question on here to see if anyone can help me. My very bright intelligent 19 almost 20 year old son has depression. I have finally managed to get him to GP and a clinical Pysch. He was a Uni studying computer science and maths and Statistics.
When a Loved One Says, ‘I’m Gay’: The Stages of Grief
It's time to reveal the truth and I'm just going to say it: gay men and depression coexist. Dark, unfathomable, or uneasy, it's just the truth. I realized I was depressed when I was 12 years old.
Here's how to inoculate ourselves against negative ones. Verified by Psychology Today. Stonewall Strong. You might call depression the big gray elephant in the room staring us in the face as we do our best to ignore it. Although depression affects both men and women, men kill themselves at rates four times higher than women.