A special program module is available with additional information on suicide prevention in the LGBT community. Suicide affects all of us. Key Suicide and Violence Prevention Resources. Intimate partner violence can range from one time to ongoing battering. If you are thinking about suicide or hurting yourself, or if someone you know is seriously thinking about suicide, please seek help.
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Gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men are at even greater risk for suicide attempts, especially before the age of Psychiatric disorders, primarily depression, anxiety and substance abuse. Find an event in your area. Key Suicide and Violence Prevention Resources. Internal conflict about self-identification, hidden sexual identity, low self-esteem, self-dislike, and self-criticism.
Intimate partner violence occurs between two people in a close relationship, including current and former partners. Intimate partner violence includes four types of behavior: A study of youth in grades found that lesbian, gay, and bisexual youth were more than twice as likely to have attempted suicide as their heterosexual peers. Featured experts and topics at our conference series included: Monday through Friday, from 9 a. Attendees will learn the risk and warning signs of suicide, and how together, we can help prevent it.