Misinformation about suicide prevention service hurts real efforts to prevent child sex abuse

Yahoo News, May 4, 2022, Caitlin Dickson and Christopher Wilson

Conservatives pushing anti-LGBTQ “grooming” attacks have turned their attention to the Trevor Project, a nonprofit that provides suicide prevention and crisis intervention programs for LGBTQ youth. Child sexual abuse experts argue that their recent “groomer” discourse is not only inaccurate, but it also undermines legitimate efforts to prevent abuse.