• Gay, bisexual youth at higher risk for self-harm

    13 days ago - By Healio

    Gay, lesbian and bisexual students in the U.K. were at greater risk for self-harm even after accounting for depression, anxiety, belongingness and self-esteem as mediating factors, according to study findings published in Archives of Suicide Research.
    “Currently, while individuals are known to be a high-risk group, there is less research focused on the psychological variable that may help explain this risk,” Peter James Taylor, PhD, from the division of psychology and mental health, University of Manchester, and colleagues wrote. “In particular,
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