Discussions about therapy should be grounded and nuanced, to combat stigma.

Research reveals five ways that raising LGBTQ+ kids catalyzes maturity.

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How elders, gatekeepers, and higher-ups enviously create no-win power struggles.

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Tennessee officials gave $1 million to an educational center founded by a pastor who preached that an “Antichrist spirit” promotes LGBTQ equality––and that’s not the half of it. Why won’t local leaders answer questions?

A public meeting about Bransford Community Center in Springfield, Tennessee.

This news story appeared in The Tennessean, Yahoo! News, Education Post, LGBTQ NATION, and The Mighty.

Araya Baker, M.Phil.Ed., Ed.M.

Araya Baker is a counselor educator, suicidologist, and policy analyst.

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