6 types of Microaggressions that harm LGBTQIA+ People

Source: Psychology Benefits Society

This article discusses the negative psychological impacts microaggressions can have on the lives and experiences of marginalized groups, particularly children and adults within the LGBTQ+ community. This article discusses the mental health issues and concerns that arise from the continual use of microaggressions towards people within the LGBTQ+ community, specifically youth, and how they are more likely to experience substance abuse, homelessness, and depression.

  • How do microaggressions harm children within the LGBTQ community?
  • What does this article suggest to do when microaggression is used?