First Do No Harm: Reducing Disparities for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning Populations in California
Source: California Department of Mental Health
Resource Type: Documents and Publications
Focus Population: Family Members, LGBTQIA+ People, Peers, People who have experienced Trauma, People with Serious Mental Illness (SMI), Youth, Youth of Transition Age
Topics: Culturally Specific Strengths and Resilience, Mental Health Treatment
In collaboration with Equality California Institute and Mental Health America of Northern California, the Strategic Planning Workgroup (SPW) of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQ) Reducing Disparities Project was charged by the former California Department of Mental Health (DMH) to seek community-defined solutions for reducing LGBTQ mental health disparities across the state of California. The project is funded through the Prevention and Early Intervention (PEI) component of the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA).