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Coming Out: 12 People Who Should Know You're Gay

On the scale of "cake walk" to "real drag", my coming out was a cupcake in need of some icing on the cake. It wasn't horrendous and it wasn't blissful; a common state that I find most of my clients experience as well. Of course, unfortunately, not everyone has a good coming out ...

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The Truth About Gay/Straight Bromances...It's Not What You Think!

I'm going to caveat this post by admitting; most gay men I know have straight friends. It's a rare occasion that I've met a gay man who is so gay his only friends are gay. Without being crass to my own community, that would be pretty gay! What I've found, and maybe it's because I ...

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Have An LGBT Child? Be Supportive Through Your Concerns

I'm a parent. A damn good one if I do say so myself. Sure, I came out of the closet late in life. Went through a divorce. Tore a family apart. Then rebuilt the whole thing with the beautiful help of my ex-wife, partner, and two great daughters. But through it all, the one thing that I never lost sight of was ...

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Homosexuality & Kids: Is Gay Conversion Therapy Child Abuse?

New Jersey Governer Chris Christie recently signed a ban on gay conversion therapy, explaining the connections of it to drug abuse, depression and even suicide. YourTango Expert and Coming Out Coach Read More

Macho Men Coming Out Prove Masculinity Comes In Many Flavors!

I had never heard of Darren Young, until my Google Alert for Coming Out, filled the computer screen with stories of his coming out. I'll admit I'm not a fan of the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment). I am a fan of a big, muscled, brut of a man, sayingRead More

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Main Specialty:

LGBT Issues (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender)

Men's Issues

Sexuality

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ACC, CPC

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3-5 years

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All areas, please inquire

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Dating Coach

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Articles by Rick Clemons
Homosexuality & Coming Out: Who To Tell

Coming Out: 12 People Who Should Know You're Gay

If you thought coming out was a once-and-done deal, think again.

Beachy Keen

The Truth About Gay/Straight Bromances...It's Not What You Think!

Gay and straight guys having a tight bond without sex...sounds kind of kinky. NOT!

Homosexuality & Teens: How To Support Your Gay Child

Have An LGBT Child? Be Supportive Through Your Concerns

Being a parent of a recently "out" kid is a coming out journey all its own.

Homosexuality & Kids: Is Gay Conversion Therapy Child Abuse?

Homosexuality & Kids: Is Gay Conversion Therapy Child Abuse?

An expert explains why a New Jersey ban on gay conversion therapy is the best thing for gay kids.

Gay Dating

Macho Men Coming Out Prove Masculinity Comes In Many Flavors!

What Darren Young's coming out means for gay men.

Rick Clemons

All Specialties

Anxiety Issues, Blended Family Issues, Career, Control Issues, Couples/Marital Issues, Dating/Being Single Support, Divorce/Divorce Prevention, Empowering Women, Forgiveness, HIV/AIDS, Holistic Coach, LGBT Issues (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender), Life Management, Life Transitions, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Parenting, Self-Esteem, Sex Addiction, Sexuality, Stress Management