Education and Family

Troubled Teens: THE FIX

Dr. John Mayer

Troubled Teens: THE FIX – Gay Teen Athletes Speak Out on the NBA’s Jason Collins Announcement of being a Gay Professional Basketball Player.

Dr. John Mayer discusses the results of his poll of teenage athletes and their reactions to the announcement of the National Basketball Association’s Jason Collins that he is gay. The teens speak out with surprising revelations on how this admission by Jason affects their life and their athletic careers. Both straight and gay teen athletes express the significance of being a gay athlete with implications on the issue of teenage sexuality in general and on the real problems in athletics today.