A MAPs Journey Podcast
SEASON 1 | EPISODE 8
PUBLISHED | MAY 12, 2020
THE DILEMMA OF DISCLOSURE
Navigating The Terrain of Coming Out and Being Outted As A MAP
In this episode of the MAPs Journey, listeners are invited to explore the complex and often misunderstood experience of coming out and being outed as a minor attracted person. Elliott welcomes Zack, Jay, and Todd Nickerson - all of whom bring their own unique perspectives and experiences to the table.
Throughout the episode, the group delves into the many challenges and nuances of coming out and being outed, discussing everything from the fear and isolation that can accompany the decision to come out, to the harsh judgement and stigma that often follow those who have been outed against their will. With each guest sharing their own experiences and insights, the conversation explores the many layers and complexities of this sensitive issue, challenging stereotypes and misconceptions along the way.
Despite the challenges and difficulties that MAPs face when coming out or being outed, the episode also inspires a sense of hope and understanding, encouraging listeners to approach the topic with empathy and a willingness to learn. By sharing their stories and perspectives, Elliott and his guests offer a fresh and nuanced perspective on an issue that is all too often silenced and stigmatized.
Overall, this episode of the MAPs Journey is an important and thought-provoking conversation that explores a critical topic with sensitivity, honesty, and compassion. Whether you're a MAP yourself, or simply curious to learn more about the experiences and challenges faced by minor attracted persons, this is an episode you won't want to miss.