New data on lesbian, gay and bisexual mental health

2002Tori deAngelis

In a study that examines possible root causes of mental disorders in LGB people, Cochran and psychologist Vickie M. Mays, PhD, of the University of California, Los Angeles, explored whether ongoing discrimination fuels anxiety, depression and other stress-related mental health problems among LGB people. The authors found strong evidence of a relationship between the two (Old article but still important).

Key wordsLGBTIQ / mental health