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UCSF Sends Message of Hope in "It Gets Better" Video

http://www.ucsf.edu/news/2012/10/12950/ucsfs-lgbtq-community-assures-teens-it-gets-better Members of the UCSF LGBTQ community joined together to create this Emmy® Award-nominated, heartfelt, singular message of hope for at-risk youth on National Coming Out Day (October 10, 2013). The following resources for LGBTQ people were featured in the video: It Gets Better Project http://www.itgetsbetter.org/ The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-TALK (8255) http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ The Trevor Project 866-4-U-TREVOR (866-488-7386) http://www.thetrevorproject.org/ UCSF Office of Diversity and Outreach 415-476-7700 http://diversity.ucsf.edu/ San Francisco LGBT Center 415-865-5555 http://www.sfcenter.org/ Dimensions Queer Youth Health Clinic 415-934-7716 http://www.dimensionsclinic.org/ Seneca Center 415-642-5968 www.senecacenter.org The following members of the UCSF LGBTQ community were featured in the video (in the order of appearance): Barbara French, Charles Bennett, Sneha Oberoi, Ethan Leavy, Timothy Mok, Danielle Castro, Will Hocker, Maureen Royer, Kevin Eisenmann, Angel Ventura, Paul Day, Molly Steen, Rebecca Jackson, Tim Kelly, Leland Kim, Sarah Marshall, Christin Chong, Ron James, James Betbeze, Joanne Keatley, Brian Turner, Patty Robertson, Jason Rock, Michael Towne, Mike Eccles, Amber Fitzsimmons, James Moser, Joel Moncada, Stuart Gaffney, Yavante Thomas-Guess, and Will McCall. This Emmy® Award-nominated video was shot, written, produced and edited by Leland Kim.