In many cases, the teens have known since childhood which gender they were attracted to.
If he already has declared his sexuality, he might worry that his friends will drop him.
Raising a Gay Teen Boy
Recently, it has become more acceptable to be open about sexual orientations, therefore, children are coming out to their parents at younger ages than ever before.
Supportive parents, good friends and an accepting school still might not be enough to keep your gay son from getting depressed or feeling alone.
Description: While society has come a long way in the past few decades regarding the acceptance of homosexuality, with 90 percent of the population being straight, your son might feel at odds with daily life.