Gays, Lesbians and GLBTQ
A new generation of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender are coming of age in a society increasingly tolerant and yet still deeply divided about homosexuality. On one hand, there is increased openness, media attention, and openly gay and lesbian role models. On the other hand, there is an increased backlash in the form of religious fundamentalism, violence, and legal intervention designed to “protect” traditional marriages and families.
Some individuals who overcome their sexual or romantic orientation or gender identity, these issues may not be a source of distress However, individuals or couples who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, or any other type of non-conforming sexual or gender identity (known as LGBT, LGBTQ, or LGBTQIA, among others) may face social challenges and may find that the social stigma of living as a sexual minority is a source of stress or anxiety.
Finding a qualified mental health professional, psychotherapist or couples therapist who has experience and familiarity with issues that confront the LGBTQ community can be critical to successful therapy outcomes. It is important to find counselor who is qualify to address issues associated with one’s sexual, romantic, or gender identity or for any other issue.
Individuals are coming out may face many challenging situations. They may feel distress over conflict between personal values, religious beliefs, sexual feelings and other principles. spiral2grow of New York City provides respectful and competent psychotherapists as well as couples counselor that works with gay clients to help them explore and eventually live more comfortably with their choices that is consistent with their values, beliefs and sexuality.
spiral2grow provides Gay Couples Therapy in New York City that integrates cutting-edge effective counseling models to help gay couples thrive. Our skilled and compassionate therapists utilize proven therapy method for couples such as Gottman Method Couples Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Schema Therapy, Interpersonal Neurobiology therapy (IPNB), and other latest method.