Homophobic bullying is a problem that can cause post-traumatic stress disorder, trauma to a student in general, and internalized homophobia wherein an LGBT community member has negative perceptions of the self. A short story ("Heard Silence"), policy statement, and personal analysis each illustrate how this author's activism and advocacy is addressing the issue of homophobic bullying.
"GLBTQ Bullying: Short Story and Policy Statement,"
Dissenting Voices: Vol. 1
, Article 8.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.brockport.edu/dissentingvoices/vol1/iss1/8