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Suicide risk and prevention for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth

This 2008 publication addresses the special concerns related to suicide prevention among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth. It summarizes the current state of knowledge about suicidality in this population, and outlines twenty-one recommendations for helping to reduce suicidal behavior among LGBT youth. Includes a resource appendix and an extensive bibliography.
Creator 
Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC)
Publisher 
Education Development Center (EDC)
Contributor 
Effie Malley, Marc Posner, Lloyd Potter
Date published 
2008
Full Text Online 
Yes
Formats
Reports/Papers
Topics
Suicidal Behavior
Attempts
Ideation
Data and Statistics
Topic-Specific Data
Risk and Protective Factors
Adults
Young Adult (18-25)
LGBT
Youth
Adolescent (13-17)
Cultural Competence