Dr. Robb Travers
By Monica Shannon on October 31, 2017
The Canadian Trans Youth Health Survey was a national online survey conducted by researchers from several Canadian universities and community organizations. The survey included somewhat different questions for younger (14-18 years) and older (19-25 years) trans youth about a wide range of life experiences and behaviours that influence young people’s health. This report is focused […]
John, A.S., Travers, R., Munro, L., Liboro, R., Schneider, M., & Greig, C.L. (2014). The success of gay–straight alliances in Waterloo Region, Ontario: A confluence of political and social factors. Journal of LGBT Youth, 11, 150-170.
By Sania Ahmed on June 30, 2014
This article outlines how gay–straight alliances (GSAs) work to connect youth with community resources, and outlines the political and social context of GSAs in Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. Fifteen individuals (youth, teachers, and a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer [LGBTQ] youth service provider) participated in interviews about the role of GSAs in creating supportive […]