LGBTQ Youth

School psychologists are ethically obligated to ensure that all students have an equal opportunity for the development and expression of their personal identity in a school climate that is safe, accepting, and respectful of all persons and free from discrimination, harassment, violence, and abuse.

New From NASP: Allies for All

Use this electronic collection of resources to learn about the needs and experiences of LGBTQI2-S youth.

Position Statements

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Youth Position Statement
NASP believes that all youth have equal opportunities to participate in and benefit from educational and mental health services within schools, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression.

Safe Schools for Transgender and Gender Diverse Students
NASP supports efforts to ensure that schools are safe and inclusive learning environments for all students, family members, and school staff and respect a person's right to express his or her gender identity.