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How mentors can promote positive outcomes for gay young adults

Drevon, D. D., Almazan, E. P., Jacob, S., Rhymer, K. N. (2015). Impact of mentors during adolescence on outcomes among gay young adults. Journal of Homosexuality, 63(6), 821-837. doi: 10.1080/00918369.2015.1112583

Summarized by Jessica Cunningham

 

Introduction:

LGBTQ adolescents are … Read the rest

The Seeds of Extreme Self-Criticism Can Have Deadly Results: Implications for Mentors

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Written by Michael O. Schroeder, U.S. News

From a very early age, we learn – in a manner of speaking – to nitpick ourselves. We take information from those we … Read the rest

Teens from military families are at higher risk for suicide


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While the US has increased resources to stem the risk of suicide by soldiers returning from the battlefield, one group may be overlooked: their children.

Teenagers from military families are at greater Read the rest