Youth and young adults from the LGBTQ+ Community are more than twice as likely to experience a mental health condition. Discrimination, prejudice, denial of civil and human rights, harassment and family rejection are still tragically common and these conditions add to the likelihood of a mental health concern. Further, people in the LGBTQ+ Community are at an increased risk for suicidal thoughts and suicide attempts. Youth and teens struggling with their identity can be as much as five times more likely to attempt suicide.
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