Mercy Summit on Diversity Equity and Inclusion

36 Ochre Point Ave, Newport , RI 02840

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Gender Identity and Mental Health

2:00 Session

Presenter: McKenzie McNamara

Review a national study that explored the relationship between gender identity, challenges experienced by students, psychological distress, and suicide behavior for undergraduate students in the United States of America. Using the framework from the national study we will discuss risk factors and causes for challenges among gender diverse students at Salve. 
Content Warning: Psychological distress, suicide, sexual harassment, discrimination, hazing, intimate relationships 

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