Centre For Rural and Remote Mental Health – S2: E2 RURAL LGBTIQ COMMUNITIES

In this episode we discuss what it is like to be part of the LGBTI community in a rural area. For people who identify as LGBTI, those aged 16-27 are five times more likely to attempt suicide and twice as likely to be diagnosed with a mental health disorder. The challenges for accessing appropriate care for this community in rural and remote areas is an additional challenge.

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