These findings among teens are similar to previous studies in adults, which also found links between sexual identity discordance, depression, drug and alcohol use, and suicidal ideation.
The results suggest that the first year of college could be an ideal time to screen all entering students for suicide risk and intervene appropriately.
LGBTQ teens often do better in school and have a lower risk of substance abuse or suicide when school policies offer them lots of support with anti-harassment policies, safe spaces and student groups like gay-straight alliances.
The Kleins closed their bakery not long after being ordered to pay the heavy fine when they refused to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple.
The ruling stemmed from a case in which a woman, named as Jane Doe in the court filings, was denied a protective order against her former fiancée.
The president was the guest of honor at a conference organized and sponsored by anti-LGBT groups just days ahead of the anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting.
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