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Mental Health Problems among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Youths Ages 14 to 21
The mental health problems of lesbian, gay, and bisexual (lgb) youths were studied using a sample of 542 youths from community settings. Information about the development of sexual orientation,Expand
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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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The impact of victimization on the mental health and suicidality of lesbian, gay, and bisexual youths.
Lesbian, gay, and bisexual youths 15 to 21 years old were studied to determine the impact of verbal abuse, threat of attacks, and assault on their mental health, including suicide. Family support andExpand
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Gay Men in College: Identity Processes and Adaptations
Men who self-identify as gay typically report knowing about their affectional orientation during early adolescence (Malyon, 1981; Troiden, 1989). This represents the beginning of the process of gayExpand
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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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The relationship of stigma to the sexual risk behavior of rural men who have sex with men.
Most studies of risky sexual behaviors of men who have sex with men (MSM) have been conducted in cities. Few have documented risky sexual behavior of rural men despite increases in rural HIV. FewerExpand
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