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 […]


The Trevor Project Publishes New Journal Article on Trans and Nonbinary Youth Mental Health

The study, published in the Journal of Adolescent Health, finds that transgender and nonbinary youth are particularly vulnerable to poor mental health outcomes and suicide […]


Research Brief: Asian/Pacific Islander LGBTQ Youth Mental Health

Summary Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth are significantly more likely to report depression and suicidality compared to straight/cisgender peers (Johns et […]


Research Brief: Religiosity and Suicidality among LGBTQ Youth

Summary Across numerous studies, religiosity has been found to protect against suicide attempts and death by suicide (Lawrence, Oquendo, & Stanley, 2016). Research suggests that […]


The Trevor Project Releases New Report on Implications of Covid-19 on LGBTQ Youth Mental Health

LGBTQ youth need social, economic, and mental health support during these unprecedented times. TODAY, The Trevor Project released a new research report on the ways […]


Implications of COVID-19 for LGBTQ Youth Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

INTRODUCTION About The Trevor Project The Trevor Project is the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, & […]


Research Brief: Substance Use Disparities by Sexual Identity

Summary Individuals with substance use disorders experience diminished physical and mental health (Grant et al., 2016), and most adults diagnosed with a substance use disorder […]


Research Brief: Black LGBTQ Youth Mental Health

Summary While many are thriving, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth are more likely to report depression and suicidality compared to straight/cisgender […]


Suicidality Disparities by Sexual Identity Persist from Adolescence into Young Adulthood

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY About The Trevor Project About This Work Significant increases in suicide deaths have occurred over the past 10 years in the U.S., particularly […]