Girls and youth of color were overrepresented among incarcerated LGBTQ youth: 64% of incarcerated LGBTQ youth were girls
Spirit Day started in 2010 by Canadian Brittany McMillan who created the event in memory of LGBTQ+ youth who lost their lives to suicide
"Emphasis is on cultural competency and understanding of the life experiences for the LGBTQ+ community and youth in Mexico"
"It has been really hard to see the progress LGBTQ people made, just to watch Republicans try to rip that out from under us"
LGBTQ college students with access to mental health services through their college had drastically lower odds of attempting suicide
Though LGBTQ youth have easier access to support and resources, Hammack said, they also have more ways to find hate and discrimination
Dr. Nina Vasan, clinical assistant professor at Stanford University School of Medicine offers advice on mental health resources
In a major overhaul of state’s mental health system, Newsom's plan increases access to mental health services for all Californians ages 0-25
Why our policymakers should think twice before passing legislation that may inhibit access for queer teens to social media
“Experiences of discrimination, harassment, and violence against LGBTQ youth can contribute to trauma symptoms"