Here you can find interviews with NLLFS principal researcher Dr. Nanette Gartrell:

  • United Press International (UPI) - More evidence gay parents raise well-adjusted kids

    by Maureen Salamon, HealthDay News

    Dr. Gartrell speaks about the uniqueness of the new study "Same-Sex and Different-Sex Parent Households and Child Health Outcomes."

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  • CNN - 'No differences' between children of same-sex and opposite-sex parents

    by Nadia Kounang

    Dr. Gartrell is interviewed about their new study that found the children of same-sex parents are just as healthy emotionally and physically as the children of different-sex parents.

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  • Science Daily - For kids raised in stable families, no difference in well-being with same-sex versus different-sex parents

    Drs. Bos and Gartrell comment on their recent study from the April Journal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics.

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  • Australia Network - Gay Parents Equally Good in Raising Kids as Straight Parents, Study Finds

    by Donald Acosta

    Drs. Bos and Gartrell are interviewed about their newest study that found that spouse-partner and parent-child relationships are similar regardless of family structure.

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  • CNN - Talking to Kids about Same-Sex Marriage

    by Katia Hetter

    Dr. Gartrell gives advice about talking to kids after the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage.

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  • Love Comes First: Creating LGBT Familes

    Dr. Gartrell is interviewed on YouTube in the series LOVE COMES FIRST: Creating LGBT Families.

    View on the Love Comes First Website

  • Huffington Post Live - Queer Window: A Look At The Week's Top LGBT News

    Dr. Gartrell is interviewed on Huffington Post's "Queer Window" show. (Her interview starts at 15:40.)

    View on Huffington Post Live | watch video

  • Time — How the Gay-Marriage Victories Are (Slowly) Transforming the Notion of Family

    by Bonnie Rochman

    On Wednesday, Colleen Ozolitis, and her wife, Lee Ann Martinson, drove together to their son’s Seattle preschool to share their family’s good news. . . .

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  • 60 Minutes New Zealand — Gaybe Boomers: The new Kiwi family?

    produced by Alison Horwood

    The nature of the New Zealand family is changing fast. It is now quite common for children to be brought up by two lesbian women, or two gay men. Amanda Millar reports on the kids of homosexual couples.

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  • ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corp) — LifeMatters: Lesbian families

    presented by Richard Aedy

    What are the long term effects, if any, of being raised by two mothers?

    Source: Official Website | listen to audio

  • MPR (Minnesota Public Radio) News — The children of gay and lesbian couples

    A new study says the kids of lesbian couples are better adjusted than children raised by heterosexual partners. Radio interview with Dr. Nanette Gartrell.

    Source: Official Website

  • KPCC, Southern California Public Radio — AirTalk: Do lesbian mommies = better adjusted kids?

    Are two moms better than one? Radio interview with Dr. Nanette Gartrell.

    Source: Official Website | listen to audio

  • KUOW, Puget Sound Public Radio — The Conversation: Kids Of Lesbians Outperform

    A new study shows that children of lesbian parents perform better academically and in other areas than their peers. We'll hear from the researcher.

    Source: Official Website | listen to audio

  • KQED Radio — Forum: Children With Lesbian Parents Study

    with Michael Krasny

    A nearly 20-year study of the children of lesbian parents concludes that they are as well-adjusted as children of straight parents. We talk with the author of the study, Dr. Nanette Gartrell, about her methodology and conclusions.

    Source: Official Website | listen to audio