Kimberly J. Mitchell, PhD; Victoria Banyard, PhD; Kimberly L. Goodman, PhD; Ida F. Strøm, PhD; Michele L. Ybarra, MPH, PhD

Sexual- and gender-minority youth were more likely to know someone close to them who attempted suicide, relative to cisgender heterosexual youth. Cisgender heterosexual youth were buffered from recent depressed mood when they endorsed having high social support in the context of exposure to suicidal behavior; less social support did not provide such a buffer.
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