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Strengthen the Evidence for Maternal and Child Health Programs

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Youth

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MCH Digital Library uses the term "lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning" (LGBTQ) inclusively and with respect; Descriptions of materials use the specific terminology found in the material. For a summary of definitions and word usage, see the Wikipedia entry on LGBT.


Electronic Documents

Related MCH Library Resources

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Youth: Resources Brief. (October 2012, Updated May 2015, March 2020).
Author: John Richards, M.A., NCEMCH.
Reviewers: Jolene Bertness, M.Ed., Susan Brune Lorenzo, M.L.S., Olivia Pickett, M.A., M.L.S., NCEMCH.
Editor: Ruth Barzel, M.A., NCEMCH.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number U02MC31613, MCH Advanced Education Policy, $3.5 M. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.