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I think I might be lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, and I’m really stressed out. Can you help me?

Being a teenager involves figuring out who you are, this includes developing a firmer sense of your sexual orientation and gender identity. It’s normal for everyone, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity, to question these things at some point in their lives.

It can be stressful to realize you might be lesbian, gay or bisexual and/or transgender (LGBT). If you are lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender, you should be able to celebrate, not feel stressed out about it! But we know that that’s not always the case.

What you need to know is that you are not alone. There are lots of lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender teens out there and lots of teens who are questioning. So there are lots of places you can go to for support.

Here are some great websites and hotlines to try:

What does LGBTQ mean?

LGBTQ stands for “lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning.” For some, the Q stands for “queer.” Heterosexual,…

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