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LGBTIQ+ Mental Health

Anyone can have a mental health problem. But those who identify as LGBTIQ+ are more likely to develop problems like:

  • low self-esteem
  • depression
  • anxiety, including social anxiety
  • eating problems
  • misusing drugs and alcohol
  • self-harm
  • suicidal feelings
  • other mental health problems.

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 Last updated: 07 Sep 2022

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