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TABLE OF CONTE NTS

2

Welcome

3

Being Open with Yourself

4

Deciding to Tell Others

6

Making a Coming Out Plan

8

Having the Conversations

10

The Coming Out Continuum

12

Telling Family Members

14

Living Openly on Your Terms

15

Ten Things Every American Ought to Know

16

Glossary of Terms

18

Resources from HRC

19

Additional Resources

21

A Message From the HRC Foundation

There is no one right or wrong way to come out. It’s a lifelong process of being ever more open and true with yourself and others — done in your own way and in your own time.


Resource Guide to Coming Out