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New Resource: Talking About Suicide & LGBT Populations

May 3, 2011

Prompted by the news coverage of several recent suicide deaths of LGBT youth, there is currently an unprecedented national discussion about suicide risk among LGBT people. Unfortunately, some of the coverage has oversimplified or sensationalized a number of the underlying issues, and in some cases may have created the potential for suicide contagion risk.

The new guide, Talking About Suicide & LGBT Populations, provides ways to talk about suicide more safely, while advancing vital public discussions about preventing suicide, helping increase acceptance of LGBT people, and supporting their well-being.

Click here for more information about how to talk about suicide and LGBT populations.

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