Suicide attempt in young people: LGBT portal. Some of the issues discussed in this report stem from the lack of cultural competency on the part of school officials, law enforcement officers, district attorneys, judges, and juvenile defenders. She was subject to body checks by male staff, had her hair shaved, and was denied feminine clothing. Self-report of 1 or more suicide attempts within the past 12 months. Archived from the original PDF on 6 March
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Due to lack of or poor implementation of comprehensive sex education, young people are not informed and educated. Retrieved 8 April — via Japan Times Online. Changes in reported sexual orientation following US states recognition of same-sex couples.
Students who were bullied because of their actual or perceived sexual orientation had a 27 percent higher absenteeism rate than those who were not, according to the largest safe school studies to date.