Report on ‘LGB&T Mental Health – Risk and Resilience Explored’

The RaRE Research Report. LGB&T Mental Health- Risk and Resilience Explored was published in July 2015.

The RaRE Study research project 2010-2015 is a 5 year collaboration between PACE and an academic panel drawn from three UK universities.  The study looked at risk and resilience factors for three mental health issues that affect LGBT+ disproportionately:

  • Suicide attempts and self-harm for young LGBT+ people under 26
  • Alcohol misuse in lesbian and bisexual women
  • Body image issues for gay and bisexual men