Research Brief: Diversity of Youth Sexual Orientation

Summary Sexual orientation is commonly defined as patterns of emotional, romantic, and/or sexual attractions to another person. Decades of research has demonstrated that sexual orientation […]


The Trevor Project Applauds Federal Court Ruling Dismissing Conversion Therapist’s Challenge to Maryland Law Protecting LGBTQ Youth

On Friday, September 20th, a federal district court in Maryland dismissed conversion therapist Christopher Doyle’s lawsuit challenging the The Free State’s recently-enacted law protecting LGBTQ […]


Fort Lauderdale Passes Human Rights Ordinance and Protects Minors from Conversion Therapy

This week the City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida became the 23rd municipality in the Sunshine State to protect young people from the dangers of conversion […]


Policies to Protect Youth: Suicide Prevention in New York State Schools

Schools play a critical role in suicide prevention and intervention efforts for youth in crisis. The Trevor Project volunteers and staff recently conducted a comprehensive […]


Four Leading National Organizations Launch Suicide Prevention Template Plan for Schools

NEW YORK (September 9, 2019) – Suicide prevention among young people is a growing concern across the country. According to the National Youth Risk Behavior […]


LA County First Jurisdiction to Pass Motion Requiring Medical Examiners to Systematically Collect Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity Data

On September 3, 2019, Los Angeles County became the first jurisdiction in the country to pass a motion that ensures medical examiners and coroners will […]