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KRossMSMFT
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I am a gay psychotherapist interested in beginning a therapy group for gay men who encounter problems with internet dating. Some of these problems seem to take their toll on the self-esteem of some men.

I would really appreciate some input from others of the various kinds of problems they have encountered with internet dating.

Thanks for your help.

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ShanShan
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It isn't just gay men, it's teens too and it can be very scary for a teenager to have an iBoyfriend. I have a friend who started dating this one guy through MySpace and he found out that they guy wasn't even a guy, it was a girl who was pretending to be a guy to mess with him. It really hurt his feelings and he actually stopped dating anything for a while. To me it seemed to really mess with his self-worth because this was his first "boyfriend" and he really liked him.

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