Year: 1998 Source: Suicidologi, no.3, (1998). 4p. SIEC No: 20080256

This article discusses the incidence of suicide & suicide prevention among gays & lesbians in Norway. Community surveys have shown young people express fairly negative attitudes towards lesbians & gays. Risk factors for suicide in these populations are discussed as are prevention strategies that begin with the acknowledgement lesbians & gays constitute a risk group. (4 refs.)