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A Practitioner's Resource Guide: Helping Families to Support Their LGBT Children

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This resource guide offers information and resources to help practitioners in health and social service systems implement best practices to engage and help families and caregivers support their lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) children.

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PEP14-LGBTKIDS
Publication Date
February 2014

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