I believe everyone is entitled to what their heart tells them. A summary of this study by UC Davis illustrates how gay men process internalized homophobia. Anthony said this issue has caused him anxiety. How do I deal with the stereotype, "Your parents are gay so you must be too"? Because of this body image issue, homosexuality increases the risk of developing an eating disorder. If you're uncomfortable with it, just tell him so. And telling you about who they are shows that they care about you and want to share the important parts of their life with you.
Trudi Griffin, LPC.
You can also find solace in discussing art that features gay issues, according to Caraballo. Did this article help you? I don't care one way or another what she is, but I don't see why a quote from a writer is the end all be all. If you are a gay man who is dealing with any of the mental health issues in this article or maybe one we missedknow it is OK to seek help from friends, family members and mental health professionals.
Don't try to change your friend.