Are you part of the LGBTQ+ or LGBTQIA community? Like many others, you may have found yourself confused, hurt, or even angry at one point or another. You want the people around you to understand and accept you without trying to change who you are. After all, you were born this way, and you deserve to love yourself completely. And you are also worthy of receiving love from others.
Accepting Your Sexual Orientation
It’s sad to know that not everyone has learned how to accept sexual orientations that differ from their own. Many people in LGBTQ+ communities still face discrimination and exclusion. Moreover, you may find yourself questioning your own orientation and wondering how you can come to terms with your feelings.
When you don’t fit into the status quo, it can be challenging to understand who you truly are. Perhaps you have questions and want someone to listen to your concerns. Maybe you need help navigating through a world where you feel out of place. Affirming therapy will help you acknowledge your sexuality and explore your feelings. Once you learn how to love yourself, you’ll be able to walk into society with your head held high.
Gender Identification and Transgender
Do you feel like you were born in the wrong body? You are not alone. Many transgender and gender non-conforming individuals have walked this path in the past. Countless others will embark on this road in the future. However, you may feel alone during your journey.
Your gender identity is unique to you. No one else on the planet will have the exact same experience, even if their path seems similar. But you should also not feel alone as you begin to rediscover yourself. Counseling will help you learn how to love who you are and make decisions that will impact your life for the better.
Sit Down with an LGBTQIA-Friendly Therapist
No one should ever have to feel alone or out of place in society. Every person has a purpose, and everyone matters. If you need help navigating your sexuality or coming to terms with your gender identity, Positive Living Psychotherapy is here for you. We offer non-judgmental counseling and welcome people from all walks of life. We’ll help you learn how to accept yourself as you are. Connect with us to learn how our LGBTQ+ or LGBTQIA affirming therapy can help you.