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What does GALY stand for?

GALY stands for Gay And Lesbian Youth

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Arbour and Blackburn tell us something quite different: "It is a huge undertaking for gay and lesbian youth to acknowledge who they are (my emphasis), understand what this entails, see themselves as worthy human beings, and determine when they are ready to come out to family or close friends.
Only 25% of counselors surveyed consider themselves "highly competent" serving gay and lesbian youth, two-thirds of counselors report negative feelings toward GLBT youth and less than 20% report having received training to work with this population (Price & Telljohan, 1991).
This loss of radical individualism has caused many gay and lesbian youths to take on alternate sexual identities that allow for growth and exploration.
We saw lots of gay high school students wasting energy worrying if they should put down that they were gay on their applications," says Mark Taggart of the Massachusetts Governor's Commission on Gay and Lesbian Youth, which organized the fair along with the state's annual gay-straight youth pride celebration.