Counseling Resources


Preventing Suicide Among LGBTQ Youth: The Trevor Project

GLSEN: Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network


It Gets Better Project: Give hope to LGBT youth

Bending the Mold: Lambda Legal

Religious Issues
APA Resolution on Religious, Religion-Based and/or Religion Derived Prejudice

The Gay Debate: The Bible and Homosexuality – YouTube

Gay-Straight Alliance

Tips on Starting a GSA: American Civil Liberties Union

How to Start a Gay Straight Alliance: American Civil Liberties Union
CenterLink Member Gay Lesbian Bisexual & Transgender LGBT Community Centers: search GLBT
Creating Safe Space for GLBTQ Youth: A Toolkit 2


Gay-Straight Alliance Network
Pride Education Network
Welcoming Schools
Youth National Gay and Lesbian TaskForce
Fact Sheet: Transgender & Gender Nonconforming Youth in School – SRLP (Sylvia Rivera Law Project)

Safe Schools Coalition

Bullying and LGBT Youth

Just the Facts about Sexual Orientation & Youth: A Primer for Principals, Educators & School Personnel

Gay rights in the US, state by state: World News

Know Your Rights! A Quick guide for LGBT High School Students

UCI LGBT Resource Center: Choosing a LGBT-friendly School

For Parents/Guardians, Family Members, and Allies
Back to School Resources For LGBT Parents: Gay-Straight Alliance Network

PFLAG: Parents, Families, & Friends of Lesbians and Gays

Answers to Your Questions about Transgender People, Gender Identity, and Gender Expression

Safe Schools Coalition: Resources for GLBT Youth of Color – Resources forParents/Guardians, Family Members, Educators and Allies

Families are Talking

Guide for Helping Families Support their LGBT Children

For Counselors
Resolution on Appropriate Affirmative Responses to Sexual Orientation Distress and Change Efforts
Counseling Competencies

ACA Code of Ethics

Standards of Care

Advocacy Competencies

The Professional School Counselor and LGBTQ Youth