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Master of Science in Psychology
Suicidal ideation and behavior have been steadily increasing among the adolescent population in the United States, and have been identified as a significant problem for gay/lesbian adolescent suicidal behavior and ideation. The differences among risk factors for gay/lesbian adolescents and for their heterosexual counterparts are discussed. Directions for further research are suggested.
Prince, Alexander J. (1996). Lesbian and adolescent suicide: A literature review of major contributing factors (Master's thesis, Pacific University). Retrieved from: