Sexual orientation and suicidal behaviour in young people

Nicholas Meader, Melissa Chan

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Lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) young people were found to be at greater risk of suicidal behaviour. National prevention strategies have identified the need to reduce suicide risk in this population. However, research on specific risk factors for LGB young people that might inform suicide prevention programs are at an early stage of development.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)63-64
Number of pages2
JournalThe British journal of psychiatry
Issue number2
Early online date1 Aug 2017
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 1 Aug 2017

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