LGBTQ+ and Addiction: Causes, Resources & Treatment


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Substance use disorders have a greater effect on LGBTQ+ people than on the heterosexual population. The LGBTQ+ community must overcome several obstacles, including being denied substance abuse treatment because of their sexual identity. However, through the proper understanding and accommodation of LGBTQ+ care principles, substance abuse treatment can be successful.

This Web Page Includes:

LGBTQ+ Substance Abuse
Challenges for LGBTQ+ People
Helping Someone with Addiction
LGBTQ+ Resources

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