Young LGBTIQ people in mental health and substance abuse services (2015–2017)
The project is a joint venture with Seta ry and Ehkäisevä päihdetyö EHYT ry, reviewing mental health and substance abuse services from the perspective of young LGBTIQ people. The goal is to map and further develop the know-how of the service providers and professionals, contributing the understanding of the diversity of sexuality and gender. The research director of the project is leading researcher, docent Mikko Salasuo, and the researchers Inka Sirén and Noora Hästbacka. Funding: Child And Youth Policy Programme, Ministry of Education and Culture.
Leading Senior Researcher FYRN and Adjunct Research Fellow in the Griffith Centre for Social and Cultural Research (Australia)
Docent, PhD, Social and Economic History