Family Acceptance Project

Family Acceptance Project

Conversion therapy
Health Faith and Religion
A new study has found that damage of conversion therapy for LGBT young people begins at home. ...
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Pope Francis prays during his weekly general audience at St Peter's square on September 30, 2015 at the Vatican. ANDREAS SOLARO/AFP/Getty Images
Editorial Faith and Religion
Ahem. One would think the Vatican would have a better communications team, but as I remember vividly from the abuse scandals, I am not that surprised. ...
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Top News Health
A new study shows LGBT youth who come out at school have significantly lower levels of depression with higher levels of self-esteem and life satisfaction. ...
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Supportive Families, Healthy Children: Helping Latter-day Saint Families with LGBT Children
FAP's groundbreaking research shows that family accepting and rejecting behaviors are linked with both serious health andmental health problems and well-being in young adulthood. ...
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Family Acceptance Project Releases Best Practices Guide for LGBT Youth
Available in specific cultural versions in English, Spanish and Chinese, Supportive Families, Healthy Children education booklets were developed based on extensive research and direct feedback from families, LGBT youth and the providers who serve them. ...
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Counselors for Social Justice to Honor Dr. Caitlin Ryan with 2012 Mary Smith Arnold Anti-Oppression Award
The award will honor Dr. Ryan’s work as Director of the Family Acceptance Project, a community research, intervention, education and policy initiative that studies the impact of family acceptance and rejection on the health, mental health and well-being of LGBT youth. ...
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