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Monday, 18 April 2016

Lesbian-Tested Advice for Same-Sex Parents

 Lesbian-Tested Advice for Same-Sex Parents
 - I just wanted to create a video for other LGBT families like ours to have. It was a way for same-sex parents to feel more open about discussing with ...


Transgender surgeon, advocate at UB today

Transgender surgeon, advocate at UB today
 - Recently honored as one of the 100 most influential LGBTQ people in the world, Bowers is spending the day touring the University at Buffalo, speaking ...

College's 'Zoolander 2' screening canceled because movie mocks 'marginalized identities'

College's 'Zoolander 2' screening canceled because movie mocks 'marginalized identities'
 - Overall criticisms published in Variety and The Hollywood Reporter argued it wasn't a good movie, although prior to its release some LGBTQ activists ...

Senior lobbies DC Council for LGBT resource funding

Senior lobbies DC Council for LGBT resource funding
 - McCown is a development intern for the D.C. Center for LGBTQ Community, a nonprofit organization that improves health, culture and support ...

Johnny Thunder fights for a place kids can talk

Johnny Thunder fights for a place kids can talk
 - The youth at risk worker has attempted to provide space for First Nations LGBTQ and two-spirited youth who arrive in the city and need support.

It's not 'anti-LGBTQ' but 'pro-women'

It's not 'anti-LGBTQ' but 'pro-women'
 - LGBTQ is calling this “anti-LGBTQ legislation,” when in fact it is “pro women's rights and protections.” I encourage common sense. Laws that allow any ...

A Foundation Serving The Local LGBT Community Honors Some Hometown Heroes

A Foundation Serving The Local LGBT Community Honors Some Hometown Heroes
 - Vick's says he found the best LGBTQ specific youth centers. ... Center City Philadelphia, which is one of the nation's only LGBTQ-specific youth centers ...

Ferndale School Board to Vote on LGBTQ-Supportive Resolutions

Ferndale School Board to Vote on LGBTQ-Supportive Resolutions
 - Our own Strategic Plan is grounded in the values of trust, respect and inclusion which have guided us in working with and in support of our LGBTQ ...

PTSD high among prison workers, union says

PTSD high among prison workers, union says
 - According to Dr. Kelley Blanchette, Director General of the mental health branch of Correctional Service Canada (CSC), complex cases include those ...

8 celebrities who have opened up about their mental health to the benefit of us all

8 celebrities who have opened up about their mental health to the benefit of us all
 - For one reason or another, mental health is hard to talk about. As a human race, we generally hate delving into ourselves to discuss what's really ...

Here are just a few things people get wrong about mental illness

Here are just a few things people get wrong about mental illness
 - May is just around the corner, when we wear green to mark Mental Health Awareness Month and educate the public. My education program consists ...

US teens getting less formal sex education since 2006

US teens getting less formal sex education since 2006
 - Formal instruction about birth control and other aspects of sexual health in the U.S. is on the decline, according to an analysis of survey data from 2006 ...

Prison officers pushed client to suicide, lawyer of mentally-ill Muslim inmate tells RT

Prison officers pushed client to suicide, lawyer of mentally-ill Muslim inmate tells RT
 - New York correctional officers pushed a mentally ill Muslim prisoner to commit a suicide by steadily abusing and sexually harassing him, the man's ...

Hoarding Is An Actual Mental Health Issue—And It's a Huge Problem for Americans

Hoarding Is An Actual Mental Health Issue—And It's a Huge Problem for Americans
 - It's spring cleaning time! And while that has some people excited to purge their lives of the physcial (and mental) clutter that accumulated over the ...

Taking more than three selfies a day, a sign of 'mental disorder'?

Taking more than three selfies a day, a sign of 'mental disorder'?
 - The American Psychiatric Association (APA) has officially confirmed what many people thought all along: taking 'selfies' is a mental disorder.

Woman's photos after panic attack aim to de-stigmatize mental illness

Woman's photos after panic attack aim to de-stigmatize mental illness
 - I'm so sick of the fact that it's 2016 and there is still so much stigma around mental health. It disgusts me that so many people are so uneducated and ...