Prevention Professionals – LGBTQ Youth Specific Concerns

10 Physical and Emotional Health Concerns of LGBTQ Students
Source: Campus Pride

A Call to Action: LGBTQ Youth Need Inclusive Sex Education
Source: Planned Parenthood

A Practitioner’s Resource Guide: Helping Families to Support Their LGBT Children
Source: SAMHSA

Ending Conversion Therapy: Supporting and Affirming LGBTQ Youth
Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

HIV/AIDS: Risk and Protective Behaviors Among Adults Ages 21-40 in the US, 2004-2014
Source: Monitoring the Future

Inclusive Anti-bullying Policies and Reduced Risk of Suicide Attempts in Lesbian and Gay Youth
Source: Journal of Adolescent Health, July 2013

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Health
Source: Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

LGBT Homelessness
Source: National Homeless

LGBT Populations: A Dialogue on Advancing Opportunities for Recovery from Addicitons and Mental Health Problems
Source: SAMHSA

LGBTQ Issues and Child Trauma
Source: The National Child Traumatic Stress Network

LGBTQ On Campus
Source: Kansas State University

LGBTQ Youth at High Risk of Becoming Human Trafficking Victims
Source: Administration for Children & Families

Preventing Drug Abuse
Source: Office of National Drug Control Policy

Rural LGBTQ Youth Want These 4 Kinds of Support
Source: Futurity

Statistics on Homeless Youth in America
Source: Covenant House

Supporting Your LGBTQ Youth: A Guide for Foster Parents
Source: Child Welfare Information Gateway

Validation of the Sexual Orientation Microaggression Inventory in Two Diverse Samples of LGBTQ Youth
Source: Archives of Sexual Behavior, August 2016