Sexual orientation and gender are important aspects of an individual’s identity.

Adulthood can bring a unique set of stressors for individuals that identify as LGBTQ. As America’s older population is growing, so is number of LGBTQ adults who are moving into later adulthood. Psychologists can help individuals navigate situations including: career development and creating a healthy workspace, dating and managing romantic relationships, family planning, and access to aging services and caregiving issues.