Mental Health of LGBT


                                                    Moderator: Dr. Hala Kerbage  and Dr.  Faysal El Kak

15:15- 15:30 Hidden from happiness: The epidemic of LGBT depression and the science of the closet
John Pachankis, Ph.D.
15:30 – 15:45 Voices of transgender individuals in Lebanon: A psychosocial perspective
Brigitte Khoury, M.D.
15:45 – 16:00 A unified intervention for stigma-related stress, mental health, and related health risks for LGBT individuals
John Pachankis, Ph.D.
16:00 – 16:15 Mental health and stigma-related stress among Middle Eastern gay and bisexual migrants in Sweden
Richard Branstorm
16:15 – 16:30 Mental health issues among LGBT people: An overview of achievements over the past decade and current challenges
Chady Ibrahim, M.D.