Ambassador and Mentor for StartOut
Mental health issues are far too prevalent in LGBT youth, with far higher rates of anxiety, depression and suicide attempts amongst their peers.
Mental health issues amongst LGBT youth are certainly the main issues I’m honestly concerned about in Australia today. LGBT youth represent a group of people who are most prone to suffer
Mental health issues concerning LGBT youth are certainly one of the biggest issues I’m concerned within Australia today.
This is why I have signed up as an ambassador and mentor for a new charity organisation called StartOut, which aims to build resilience and self-acceptance in young DSG (diverse sexuality and gender) people by breaking the preventable and far too common cycle of a negative self-image, anxiety, and depression.
By creating a vibrant online community, it will be a place where young people can learn, share and interact with others and stories promoting positive mental health strategies so that they have support.