For National Coming Out Day, These Polar-Opposite PSAs Show 2 Paths Parents Can Take

RPA and L.A.'s LGBT Center contrast support vs. isolation

The two-part 'What's Love?' campaign contrasts how teens who come out are affected by their parents' response. RPA
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No two coming out experiences will ever be the same, just as no two people who come out are the same. For straight parents, especially those with little experience with the LGBTQ community, that open-ended aspect of a child identifying as gay, bisexual or transgender can make it feel like there’s no clear playbook for how to respond.

@griner David Griner is creative and innovation editor at Adweek and host of Adweek's podcast, "Yeah, That's Probably an Ad."