LGBTQ people experience stigma and discrimination across their life spans, and are targets of sexual and physical assault, harassment and hate crimes iii. The relationship between discrimination and substance use disorders among lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults in the United States American Journal of Public Health. Acculturation strategies and mental health in gay, lesbian, and bisexual youth. Gender identity One's innermost concept of self as male, female, a blend of both or neither — how individuals perceive themselves and what they call themselves. Additionally, an individual with a mental health condition who is also an LGBTQ person may face added challenges in accessing mental health services that are appropriate and inclusive and may face discrimination on the basis of both disability and sexual orientation.
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The sexual identity question is asked in both face-to-face and telephone interviews, at first personal contact.