Promoting the Well-Being of Children Whose Parents Are Gay or Lesbian

@article{Perrin2013PromotingTW,
  title={Promoting the Well-Being of Children Whose Parents Are Gay or Lesbian},
  author={Ellen Perrin and Benjamin S. Siegel},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={131},
  pages={e1374 - e1383}
}
Extensive data available from more than 30 years of research reveal that children raised by gay and lesbian parents have demonstrated resilience with regard to social, psychological, and sexual health despite economic and legal disparities and social stigma. Many studies have demonstrated that children's well-being is affected much more by their relationships with their parents, their parents' sense of competence and security, and the presence of social and economic support for the family than… 
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