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British Therapist Suggest “GSD” Replace “LGBT” to Recognize all Gender and Sexual Diversity

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It’s a nice thought but I don’t think it should happen. Let’s make a discussion out of it, but leave LGBT alone.

Think you are lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender? Not any more, apparently you are a Gender and Sexual Diversity

BY JACK FLANAGAN at gaystarnews.com

The term LGBT is too exclusive and should be replaced with Gender and Sexual Diversities (GSD), a UK-based therapy organization has said.

Pink Therapy in London has posted a video on Facebook arguing the term LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) needs to be replaced.

In the video, released yesterday (20 February), Pink Therapy director Dominic Davies and fellow therapist Pamela Gawler-Wright discuss how LGBT is ineffective, and GSD is inclusive.

Davies says: ‘It became LGBTIQQA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer, questioning and allies) and that was still very limited, it still excluded a lot of other groups, it excluded people who might be asexual, members of the BDSM/kink community.’

Gawler-Wright adds: ‘People need a better language.’ Read full article HERE