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Childhood Gender Atypicality, Victimization, and PTSD Among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Youth
This study examined childhood gender atypicality, lifetime victimization based on sexual orientation, and current mental health, including trauma symptoms and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD),Expand
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Disclosure of Sexual Orientation, Victimization, and Mental Health Among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Older Adults
This study examined the lifetime victimization based on sexual orientation of 416 lesbian, gay, or bisexual (LGB) older adults aged 60 or older. Participants reported the ages at which they wereExpand
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Transgender youth and life-threatening behaviors.
Sexual minority status is a key risk factor for suicide among lesbian, gay, and bisexual youth; however, it has not been studied among transgender youth. Fifty-five transgender youth reported onExpand
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Transgender Youth
SUMMARY This study used three focus groups to explore factors that affect the experiences of youth (ages 15 to 21) who identify as transgender. The focus groups were designed to probe transgenderExpand
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Parents’ awareness of lesbian, gay, and bisexual youths’ sexual orientation
This study used a sample of 293 lesbian gay and bisexual youth to examine factors that differentiated youth whose parents knew of their sexual orientation from youth whose parents did not know.Expand
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Aspects of mental health among older lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults
Abstract This study examined aspects of mental health among 416 lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults aged 60 to 91 years old, attending social and recreational programs. Mental health indicators wereExpand
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Social support networks of lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults 60 years of age and older.
The social support networks of 416 lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults aged 60 to 91 years were examined. Participants averaged 6 people in their support networks, most of whom were close friends. TheExpand
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Relationship Trajectories and Psychological Well-Being Among Sexual Minority Youth
Dating in adolescence plays an integral part in the development of sexual and social identities. This process is particularly salient for sexual minority youth who face additional obstacles to theirExpand
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Predicting the suicide attempts of lesbian, gay, and bisexual youth.
In this study predictors of serious suicide attempts among lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) youth were examined. Three groups were compared: youth who reported no attempts, youth who reportedExpand
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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Youth Talk about Experiencing and Coping with School Violence: A Qualitative Study
This qualitative study used five focus groups of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth attending public high schools to examine their experiences with school violence. Core themesExpand
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