Suicide and Suicide Risk in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Populations: Review and Recommendations

  title={Suicide and Suicide Risk in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Populations: Review and Recommendations},
  author={A. Haas and M. Eliason and V. Mays and R. Mathy and S. Cochran and A. D'augelli and M. Silverman and P. Fisher and T. Hughes and M. Rosario and S. T. Russell and Effie Malley and J. Reed and David A. Litts and E. Haller and R. Sell and G. Remafedi and J. Bradford and A. Beautrais and G. Brown and G. Diamond and M. Friedman and R. Garofalo and M. S. Turner and A. Hollibaugh and P. Clayton},
  journal={Journal of Homosexuality},
  pages={10 - 51}
  • A. Haas, M. Eliason, +23 authors P. Clayton
  • Published 2011
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of Homosexuality
  • Despite strong indications of elevated risk of suicidal behavior in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people, limited attention has been given to research, interventions or suicide prevention programs targeting these populations. This article is a culmination of a three-year effort by an expert panel to address the need for better understanding of suicidal behavior and suicide risk in sexual minority populations, and stimulate the development of needed prevention strategies, interventions… CONTINUE READING
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