Same-sex marriage survey sparks spike in access of LGBTI mental health support

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ABC News, 18/8/2017

A national mental health service for young people and their parents say they have experienced a spike in clients accessing LGBTI support services during the highly charged same-sex marriage postal survey period.

ReachOut CEO Jono Nicholas said there had been a 20 per cent increase in people accessing LGBTI support services with many contacting them with anxiety over the same-sex marriage survey results.

By J Pope

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