LGBTQ+ youths open up about coming out to their families

Lifestyle June 22, 2022 Lifestyle
LGBTQ+ youths open up about coming out to their families

From ABC News by Becky Worley via GMA

Adolescence is a period filled with changes and coming out as a teenager can be a complicated and sometimes, dangerous process.

For teens looking to come out, the support of at least one family member or any adult can make a big difference and could even save their life.

A 2022 survey from the Trevor Project, an organization that works to prevent suicides and provide mental health support to LGBTQ youth, found that 45% of LGBTQ teens have considered suicide or attempted suicide in the past year.

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