Tag: mental health
Data show burden of mental disorders for low-income, urban African American adolescents and implications for addressing unmet needs.
Research on individuals with congenital adrenal hyperplasia elucidates physical and mental health implications of this intersex condition.
September 10th, World Suicide Prevention Day, is a great time to identify the support in your life!
A longitudinal study of predictors of suicide attempts among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth
Study describes proximal and distal determinants of suicide attempts among LGBT youth and highlights need for prevention programs.
Mental health disorders, psychological distress, and suicidality in a diverse sample of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youths
LGBT youths found to have higher prevalence of mental disorders than youths in national samples, but similar to other urban minority youths.
New school study is one of the first to link school policies at the state level to state-wide LGB mental health.
Psychosocial health problems increase risk for HIV among urban young men who have sex with men: Preliminary evidence of a syndemic in need of attention
Data suggest syndemic of health problems among YMSM requiring development of interventions specific to this vulnerable population.
Daily diary study of MSM suggests a role for multiple affective states in sexual risk taking.
Hormone Replacement Therapy is an important option for transgender people. How does it affect the mind and body?
Research shows no support for conversion therapy effectiveness, while legal debates about it begin.