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Op-Ed: The fraught intersection of mental health and queer identity

In the past twenty years there has been positive sociological shift toward a greater public understanding and acceptance of LGBTQ identities. Yet the reality for many LGBTQ youths is not all rainbows. Research suggests LGBTQ youth are more prone to compromised mental health and self-destructive behaviors than their cisgender, straight peers. A colleague and I,...