Speaker: Amber Whiteley

The Conflicting Identities Of Lgbt Mormons

In 2015, Amber Whiteley was a contributing author for a book chapter for the American Psychological Association. Titled Conflicting Identities: Sexual Minority, Transgender, and Gender Nonconforming Individuals Navigating Between Religion and Gender/Sexual Orientation Identity, the chapter discusses various religious identities. Whiteley advocated for Mormons to be included in the chapter. This presentation will discuss the …

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The Conflicting Identities Of Lgbt Mormons

In 2015, Amber Whiteley was a contributing author for a book chapter for the American Psychological Association. Titled Conflicting Identities: Sexual Minority, Transgender, and Gender Nonconforming Individuals Navigating Between Religion and Gender/Sexual Orientation Identity, the chapter discusses various religious identities. Whiteley advocated for Mormons to be included in the chapter. This presentation will discuss the …

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Lds Sexual Abuse Survivors A Look Into The Healing Process

This presentation will review some studies about how religious communities can both help and hinder healing from sexual abuse. It will focus on apects specific to LDS survivors, and what the Church has done to address sexual assault victims. We will also discuss the LDS community’s unique culture and how it may impact the healing …

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