Psychol Bull ; Published online Apr 1. Suicide Life Threat Behav. Existing research reports higher prevalence of completed suicide among transsexual people after gender-affirming surgery compared to cisgender non-trans controls. While most of these findings are concerning, and suggest significant risks for mental health problems among transgender youth, it is important to note that not every transgender youth is similarly distressed. Stars Screen Binge Culture Media. She added that "substance use and depression together can also make you more at risk for suicide.
Respondents often checked several boxes for both questions and they had the option to write in a response.
These rates were much higher than the cisgender youth in the sample. Asking for help. Corresponding author.