Retreat's LGBT Inpatient Program Surpasses 1000 Patients

(May 15, 2012) An article in the May 15 edition of the Rainbow Times reports that the Brattleboro Retreat's LGBT Adult Inpatient Program has provided treatment for more that 1000 patients since its opening less than three years ago.

Medical Director Cory Nohl, MD, is quoted as saying “Individuals in the LGBT community...are at a higher risk of having serious mental health or substance abuse issues that are often the result of social stigmas, verbal and physical abuse, and rejection by family members,”

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