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Take a Step Back Before Reacting
It may come as a shock when a child, husband, brother, friend or other loved one comes out of the closet. You may be overcome with fear, anger or regret. Take time to think before reacting to the news. The situation may not be as bad or life-changing as you may think. By avoiding emotional first reactions you can better work through any issues that may arise.

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