Know that you are not Lesbian and there are places that can help. Results from Gay three-year longitudinal study showed that in comparison to LGB youth who dated other-sex partners, those who dated same-sex partners experienced an increase in self-esteem and a decrease in internalized homophobia for men and women, respectively Bauermeister et al.
On the one hand there have been dramatic social changes regarding societal acceptance of LGBT people and issues, and yet on the other hand there has been Bisexual concern regarding LGBT youth mental and Transgender Dating Services.
Snapp and colleagues c found that sexuality-related social support from parents, friends, and community during adolescence each uniquely contributed to positive well-being in young adulthood, with parental support providing the most benefit. Your abusive partner may exploit these fears to isolate you and keep you in the relationship.
Incidence and mental health impact of sexual orientation victimization of lesbian, gay, and bisexual youths in high school. External Pediatrics ;—