Mental Health Resources for LGBTQ+ Youth

Young people who are part of the LGBTQ+ community face more bullying, micro-aggressions and discrimination, according to a GLSEN survey. Together we can support those who identify as LGBTQ+ and help protect their mental health.

Use these resources to learn how to be allies to LGBTQ+ youth.


Teaching Kids About Gender Pronouns

If your child is curious about pronouns or asks you to use different pronouns for them, here are tips on what pronouns are, why they matter, and how you can be inclusive in using and respecting pronouns.


LGBTQIA+ Community Mental Health Concerns

Learn the ways you can help can make a positive difference on LGBTQIA+ youth and their mental health.


How to Talk to Kids About Gender Identity

Our behavioral health experts can help you become familiar with LGBTQIA+ topics and terminology so you can support and start conversations with kids.

June is Pride Month

No matter where someone is on their journey – questioning or out and proud, mental health affects all identities and genders. Consider sharing an infographic below.

LGBTQ+ youth report experiencing higher levels of depression than non-LGBTQ+ youth. On Our Sleeves. The movement for children's mental health.


Almost half of LGBTQ+ teens felt unsafe at school