About Susan Berland

Susan Berland is fiercely committed to guiding young people and their parents back to a loving, accepting relationship when the parents are struggling to accept their child as gay, bisexual or transgender. Susan guides parents and their kids to communicate effectively, trust one another and accept one another where and as they are.

Here are my most recent posts

Gender Spectrum

Gender Spectrum

This weekend I will be attending my 4th Gender Spectrum Conference. I’m coming this year in a very different place than I was 4 years ago. I attended my first Gender Spectrum conference about as uninformed as one can be! I didn’t even know there was a spectrum when it...
Do you know about PrEP?

Do you know about PrEP?

Are you the parent of a gay son? As parents of gay sons, especially teen sons, we worry about our sons contracting HIV/AIDS. If you aren’t worried, you should be. 25% of new HIV infections occur in youth ages 13 to 24 years old. That is a worrisome statistic. As...
On The Move

On The Move

Yesterday my husband and I arrived in North Carolina. We are staying a month, seeing what it’s like to live here. Today we spent almost the entire day in the car, driving from place to place to see different neighborhoods and figure out where we want to live when we...