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Racial Discrimination, Coping, Life Satisfaction, and Self‐Esteem Among African Americans
This article reports the results of a study that examined the coping strategies used by African Americans in managing the stressful effects of racism. A total of 213 participants (women, n = 137;Expand
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Identity Development and Worldview: Toward an Optimal Conceptualization
Positive self-identity is not easily attained in this culture. This premise is supported by the pervasive number of “-isms” (e.g., racism, sexism, heterosexism, ageism) and their adverse impact onExpand
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Within-Group Differences in Sexual Orientation and Identity.
The purpose of this investigation was to examine within-group differences among self-identified sexual orientation and identity groups. To understand these within-group differences, 2 types ofExpand
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Race-related stress, racial identity status attitudes, and emotional reactions of Black Americans.
The current study explored the relationship between race-related stress, racial identity status attitudes and emotional states among 229 Black Americans. Canonical correlation analyses revealed aExpand
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“My Mother’s Keeper”: The Effects of Parentification on Black Female College Students
This qualitative study examined the parentification of eight Black American college females and its impact on their college experiences. Two 90-minute focus groups were conducted in order to gainExpand
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Affirmative Psychotherapy for Lesbian Women
This article explores the unique issues and concerns facing lesbian women in our culture. Theoretical issues and effective therapeutic interventions in counseling lesbians are examined. SpecificExpand
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Dimensions of Acculturation in Native American College Students
Exploratory and confirmatory factor analyses were applied to the responses of two respective independent samples of Native American college students on the Native American Acculturation Scale (NAAS).Expand
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