Queer Life and Culture

Queerness in Healthcare

Content warning: mental health, substance abuse, bullying, suicide, trans discrimination By Christine Farina Being an openly queer nurse in healthcare, especially mental health care, is a weird place to be. Your peers either think you’re the only person who can relate to certain patients or they think there’s something off about you in general. I can get both options in the same day depending on who is working with me. I have dual degrees in ...