Optimizing primary care for LGBTQ Youth

The article discusses the state of primary care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth in the U.S. The first step in optimizing care for these youth is by knowing the differences between sexual orientation, sexual behavior and gender identity. These youth expect that care given to them will have privacy, honesty and non-judgmental approach to counseling.

Authors

Dowshen N, Garofalo R