MORE SCIENTIFIC RESOURCES:
We have linked here to two videos that explain the science and some of the research above by Mormon scientists. These presentations are a little technical but are worth your time when you are ready to dig in deeper.
- LDS researcher, John Dehlin, presents research on his sample of 1600+ Mormons who identify as LGBT or Same-sex attracted
This video made by National Geographic will help you understand some of the developmental processes that impact homosexuality.
We mentioned the Family Acceptance Project research in the section on protecting your child; however, it is worth mentioning again here, because their suggestions are based on research that identifies what exactly puts an LGBT teen or young adult at higher risk of suicide or other dangerous behaviors.
- Supportive Families, Healthy Children: Helping Latter-day Saint Families with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Children