Tag Archives: LGBT Suicide

Treating Trauma: Top 10 for 2010

In which I review the 10 most read posts of 2010 at Treating Trauma. Continue reading

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Chicago Mental Health Professionals Speak Out Against Homophobia

A group of Chicago mental health professionals made this video to affirm “There is nothing wrong with being gay or lesbian”. Continue reading

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Tell LGBT Youth “It Gets Better!”

Dan Savage has created the itgetsbetterproject on YouTube to reach out to LGBT youth at risk for suicide. Continue reading

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Suicide Prevention: Dreams Untitled

Projects like Dreams Untitled help raise awareness about suicide. Because suicide, along with mental health issues in general, is so stigmatized, those who are suffering often do so in isolation. Awareness can lead to prevention. Continue reading

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