Knowledge Hub tag: beyondblue

Beyondblue Factsheet: Depression and Anxiety in GLBTI People

The majority of lesbian, gay, bi, trans and intersex (LGBTI) people lead happy, healthy, fulfilling lives. However, studies have found that non-heterosexual people face up to twice as much abuse or violence (including physical, mental, sexual or emotional) than their heterosexual counterparts. This prejudice and discrimination adds an additional layer of risk on top of… Continue reading Beyondblue Factsheet: Depression and Anxiety in GLBTI People »

The First Australian National Trans Mental Health Study

The first national trans mental health study was a cross-sectional study of trans people living in Australia in 2013. A total of 946 people participated in the study, making the study the largest ever conducted in Australia and one of the largest in the world. 

Private Lives 2

Private Lives 2 (PL2) is a report on the second national survey of the health and wellbeing of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) Australians. The first Private Lives (PL1) was released in 2006 and was, at that time, the largest survey of its kind conducted anywhere in the world. In 2011, 3,835 GLBT respondents… Continue reading Private Lives 2 »

Improving E-Therapy for Mood Disorders in Lesbians and Gay Men

Improving E-therapy for Mood Disorders among Lesbians and Gay Men: A practical toolkit for developing tailored web and mobile phone-based depression and anxiety interventions is a new monograph from the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society [ARCSHS], funded by beyondblue, that responds to the recent growth of online therapies. These are structured interactive programs delivering psychotherapy… Continue reading Improving E-Therapy for Mood Disorders in Lesbians and Gay Men »

LGBTI Health Update

LGBTI Health Update, Vol.2 No.8, Aug 2012

Inside this issue: Major breakthrough in LGBTI ageing and aged care: National LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Strategy Health Policy Report MindOUT! Report MindOUT! LGBTI Suicide Prevention Symposium Symposium Travel Scholarships beyondblue highlights link between discrimination and LGBTI mental health Report: ‘Let’s talk about sex Young people’s views on sex and sexual health information in… Continue reading LGBTI Health Update, Vol.2 No.8, Aug 2012 »

LGBTI Health Update

LGBTI Health Update, Vol.2 No.6, Jun 2012

Inside this issue: Notes from the Alliance Board Alliance News: Health Policy Report Pathways to Inclusion MindOut! Report Introducing: Robert Collins LGBTI Health News: Save ‘Healthy Communities!’ ‘Hormone therapy alone sufficient for legal change of sex’ Uniting Care Ageing (UCA) appoints LGBTI project officer Alliance member ‘A Gender Agenda’ secure ongoing funding! beyondblue launches the… Continue reading LGBTI Health Update, Vol.2 No.6, Jun 2012 »