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Autism

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Recent studies have revealed possible traits between people on the autism spectrum and gender identity issues. Symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) include challenges associated with social interactions and communication skills. more

Oct 23, 2016 10:45 AM Connect

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Recent research shows a disturbing trend that certain segments of the LGBT community are significantly more likely than others segments to suffer from an eating disorder such as anorexia and bulimia. more

Oct 13, 2016 8:30 AM Connect

Conversion Therapy

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An anonymous high school student submitted this deeply personal essay. We published it, unedited, so that this student could tell her story in her own words. more

Oct 12, 2016 8:20 PM Connect

Rayceen Pendarvis, HRH

Rayceen Pendarvis, HRH

We are living in perilous times. Tensions are high due to war, terrorism, mass shootings, allegations of police misconduct, social injustice and a contentious presidential election. What should not be lost in the chaos is our ability to find joy. more

Sep 22, 2016 10:05 AM Connect

Judgments, fear, and the feelings of not being good enough are an inevitable part of everybody’s daily life. But for LGBT people around the world, these feelings often spell danger, are accompanied with tremendous loneliness, and are the root cause.. more

Aug 9, 2016 12:00 AM Connect

What do you do when someone you know has to deal with persistent fears, anxieties, or even depression? more

Jun 30, 2016 9:00 AM Connect

When your fears and depression have the best of you, it is easy to feel that things will not get any better. This is not true. There is much help available in today’s society.... more

Jun 21, 2016 12:00 AM Connect

A sure way to overcome your fears and anxieties lies in finding the source of your fears and being able to manage them. In dealing with any kinds of fears or anxieties, try to learn what is the real source of your fears and anxieties. more

Jun 12, 2016 9:00 AM Connect

Alcohol and substance abuse or any other addiction will not take away your problems and fears. In the short run, they might make you feel better, but in the long run these addictions will only make things worse. more

Jun 2, 2016 9:00 AM Connect

What do you do when someone you know has to deal with persistent fears, anxieties, or even depression? Here are some other techniques you can use to help the person cope. more

Apr 29, 2016 9:05 AM

You are just diagnosed with a mental health condition. Eventually your relatives and closest friends find out about it. The problem is that they don't understand what you are going through. Here are four ways to deal with this situation. more

Apr 21, 2016 1:05 PM Connect

I promised myself I would never hide who I was again, even if it felt risky. I didn’t want to continue living in a state of constant anxiety, but more compellingly, I’d had enough of betraying my most authentic self. more

Feb 5, 2016 12:00 AM Connect

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