TITLE

Bullying affects the mental health of LGBT youth

AUTHOR(S)
André, Laura
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Mothering;Jan/Feb2011, Issue 164, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the study which shows the adverse affects of bullying occurred in schools on the mental health of LGBT youth in San Francisco, California.
ACCESSION #
57232545

 

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