While belonging to the LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer) Community can be a source of strength, it also brings challenges. Because of stigma and discrimination, the LGBTQ population is at a higher risk than others for suicidal thoughts and suicide attempts. A full 40% of transgender adults have attempted suicide in their lifetime, compared to less than 5% of the general U.S. population. Join us this Thursday for this essential conversation with experts from across the state.
Thursdays with NAMI starts at 7pm and is free and open to all, but registration is required. To register and view the schedule for future sessions, please click HERE.