QUEER FUTURES 2 OUTPUTS
Academic article: “Tackling LGBTQ+ youth mental health inequality: Mapping mental health support across the UK”: https://bit.ly/3kDip65
Academic article: “Explaining effective mental health support for LGBTQ+ youth: A meta-narrative review”: https://bit.ly/2UqBT3n
QUEER FUTURES STUDY REPORT
The Queer Futures research report is now available. The report describes the main findings from a two year national study funded by the Dept. Health. The aim of the study was to investigate LGBT youth, suicide, self-harm and help-seeking. The results of the study have generated a great deal of interest at a national level including the Governments Equalities Office, Dept. Health and Public Health England. Please feel free to download the report below.
This journal article explains why LGBTQ+ young people might have higher rates of suicidality and self-harm: The social determinants of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth suicidality in England: a mixed methods study
This journal article explains why LGBTQ+ young people are reluctant to seek help from mental health services: Norms and normalisation: understanding lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer youth, suicidality and help-seeking
The slides below report the help-seeking findings only, and can be downloaded for free: