AACAP+CACAP Joint Annual Meeting
Program Schedule
Please note that this schedule is subject to change. The Program Book distributed at the Annual Meeting will have final information on dates, times, and speakers for each presentation.

Clinical Perspectives 18 (open)
The Scope of Suicidality in Gender and Sexual Minority Youth: Risk Factors, Clinical Issues, and Intervention Strategies

Friday, October 21, 2011: 8:00 AM-11:00 AM
Understanding the Risk Factors, Knowledge Gaps, and Intervention Strategies for Suicide in Gender and Sexual Minority Youth
Scott F. Leibowitz, M.D. Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA
Isolation, Rejection, and Victimization as Suicide Risk Factors in Sexual and Gender Minority Youth
Richard R. Pleak, M.D. Hofstra North Shore-Long Island Jewish School of Medicine at Hofstra University, Glen Oaks, NY
The Trevor Project: Evolving Suicide Prevention Into the 21st Cyber-Century of Today's Gender and Sexual Minority Youth
Phoenix Schneider, M.S.W. The Trevor Project, West Hollywood, CA
Suicide in Gender and Sexual Minority Youth: The Aftermath
Edgardo J. Menvielle, M.D. Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Sponsored by the AACAP Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Issues Committee

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