Research Brief: Latinx LGBTQ Youth Suicide Risk

Summary Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth are more than four times as likely to report attempting suicide in the past year […]


Research Brief: The Well-Being of LGBTQ Youth Athletes

Summary According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBS), 58% of straight high school students participated […]


New Data Further Highlights Suicide Risk Disparity Among Queer Youth

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s 2019 Youth Risk Behavior Survey found that lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) youth continue to experience significantly more […]


The Trevor Project’s New Report Details Mental Health Care Barriers Faced By LGBTQ Youth

Difficulties with insurance and concerns around parental permission are among the significant obstacles researched in the organization’s latest white paper NEW YORK, NY — Today, […]


Breaking Barriers to Quality Mental Health Care for LGBTQ Youth

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Not all youth currently have access to high-quality and culturally appropriate mental health care. Unfortunately, youth who experience the greatest mental health disparities, […]


Research Brief: Pronouns Usage Among LGBTQ Youth

Summary Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth experience higher rates of mental health challenges compared to their cisgender, straight peers as a […]


The Trevor Project’s Second Annual National Survey Reveals Urgent Need for Mental Health Care and Support Systems for LGBTQ Youth

Historic study finds 40% of LGBTQ youth and more than half of transgender and nonbinary youth report having seriously considered attempting suicide in the past […]


The Trevor Project Publishes New Journal Article on the Dangers of Conversion Therapy

TODAY The Trevor Project announced that its research team has published a new peer-reviewed article in the American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) — the […]


Research Brief: LGBTQ Youth Sports Participation

Summary Most LGBTQ youth report experiencing anti-LGBTQ discrimination, which is associated with increased suicidality and mental health challenges (The Trevor Project, 2019). Sports participation can […]


Supporting Black LGBTQ Youth Mental Health

By: Tia Dole, Ph.D., Chief Clinical Operations Officer, The Trevor Project Over the last several days, The Trevor Project has been supporting Black LGBTQ youth […]