Meet Wesley Cullen Davidson

During the last few years, Wesley has concentrated her writing on the LGBTQ community.  When Your Child Is Gay: What You Need To Know is co-authored with psychiatrist Jonathan L. Tobkes, M.D.

Wesley’s popular blog Straight Parent, LGBT+ Kid gives tips for straight parents of LGBTQ children on how to deal with issues raising nonbinary children. Her book, When Your Child Is Gay: What You Need To Know was awarded the Pinnacle Book Achievement Award for best parenting book in 2017 by the National Association of Book Entrepreneurs. For parents of children with substance abuse disorders, Wesley also writes amonthly column for Psychology with addiction specialist Joseph Shrand, M.D.

Wesley has contributed to websites such as and as well as parenting magazines such as Adoptive Families, Family Fun, and American Baby, to name a few publications. She also has written for on-line websites. Wesley has been interviewed by NEWSDAY, CURVE, the radio shows: “Psych Up Live,” “Donna Seebo,” and “Patricia Raskin.” She has spoken at PFLAG (Parents for Lesbians and Gays) chapters and at the LGBT Center in Manhattan.

Ms. Davidson is a member of the American Society of Journalists and Authors and The Authors Guild.