Other people may express their homosexuality within an exaggerated and stereotyped way.

Other people may express their homosexuality within an exaggerated and stereotyped way.

The stigma surrounding homosexuality contributes to the identity confusion by discouraging adolescents from talking about their growing emotions and tasks with either peers or their own families. The idea which they may be homosexual frequently produces considerable consternation, shame, and privacy. Not enough available information and accurate information about homosexuality and a paucity of identifiable part models also play a role in identification confusion. Continue reading “Other people may express their homosexuality within an exaggerated and stereotyped way.”