Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Boys Town National Research Hospital Helps Target Behavioral Interventions for Aggressive Youth

Across the county, many adolescents struggle with disruptive behavior ranging from aggression or rage toward others to outbursts in the classroom. These behaviors appear similar, but a recent brain-imaging study at Boys Town National Research Hospital suggests a youth’s prior exposure to abuse or neglect may impact the way that youth emotionally responds to the pain of others.