Josh, a year-old police officer, appreciated that his church would not make an issue of his sexual orientation had they known that he was bisexual. After being asked about the potential consequences of disclosing his bisexuality, he responded: Internalized homophobia and health issues affecting lesbians and gay men. Yipp. But I was hurt, I tried to play like I wasn't hurt. Ehrhardt, Program Directorboth awarded to the second author. African American attitudes toward gay males:
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These participants were told to pray or do other spiritual activities in order for God to change their sexualities. For example, Dante revealed: Black men and their same sex desires and behaviors. Revising the Cross model, in Handbook of multicultural counseling. In this study, we analyzed qualitative interviews from 28 bisexual Black men who resided in New York City.
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