Category Archives: LGBTQ youth

Isolation of LGBT Youth

As a young teenager, I started to recognize that I was “different” from other males. After finally coming to the realization that I was gay, I started to feel alone. I did not trust that my family or friends would … Continue reading

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Suicide Rates in LGBTQ Teens and Young Adults

New research shows how LGBTQ persons have a high prevalence rate of suicide and suicide attempts, and this is especially true for transgender teens and young adults. A recently published study by researchers from the University of Auckland found that … Continue reading

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