The LGBT Health & Development Program

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Finding Support

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10th August

Telling someone you have HIV and sharing your thoughts, fears, and hopes can make you feel better. You don’t have to through this alone.



Youth Blog–Responding to Bullying at School

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18th May

Getting bullied at school? Here’s what you can do!



Research Blog—Companion Animals and People Living with HIV

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6th May

Across multiple studies, pet ownership improves the mental and physical health of people living with HIV/AIDS.



Families Blog – How to Support a Loved One Who is Suffering from an Eating Disorder

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25th June

Have a loved one struggling with an eating disorder but don’t know how to help? Here are tips to start the conversation and be supportive.



Youth Blog—Ask an Expert: How Do I Tell Others That I’m Transgender?

2nd April

Sharing that you’re transgender can be difficult and rewarding. How do you know if you’re ready and how do you start the conversation?



Does It Get Better? A Longitudinal Analysis of Psychological Distress and Victimization in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Youth

3rd February

Psychological distress might get better with less victimization, and early experiences of stress impact the mental health of LGBTQ youth.



Youth Blog—How to Support A Friend Who Has Experienced Sexual Assault

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13th November

Anyone, anywhere along the gender or sexuality spectrums, can be a victim of sexual assault. Here are tips on how to help survivors.



Youth Blog – You Can Be #ProudToPlay!

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30th July

Professional athletes are speaking out to say: You can play on your team, on your terms!



Protective School Climates and Reduced Risk for Suicide Ideation in Sexual Minority Youths

22nd May

Study examined effects of supportive school environments on decreasing suicidal ideation in LGBT youth.



Youth Blog > Who Is Your Support Network?

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9th September

September 10th, World Suicide Prevention Day, is a great time to identify the support in your life!






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