Would somebody please think of the Parents!
October 23, 2013
Studies have shown that most kids are aware from the age of 12 what their sexual preference is. When their children come out, parents are often caught off guard yet expected to wave the rainbow flag with appropriate vigor to make up for the years of inner turmoil they suppose their children have gone through. While trying to barricade the child back into the closet is obviously not the way to go, there is also a danger in the parent over compensating without giving enough thought as to how they, themselves, are handling the news. Caomhan Keane speaks to four parents about their experiences.
Full Article, Irish Independent 28th of September 2013