Heterosexual Identity Development

@article{Worthington2002HeterosexualID,
  title={Heterosexual Identity Development},
  author={R. Worthington and H. Savoy and Frank R Dillon and E. R. Vernaglia},
  journal={The Counseling Psychologist},
  year={2002},
  volume={30},
  pages={496 - 531}
}
  • R. Worthington, H. Savoy, +1 author E. R. Vernaglia
  • Published 2002
  • Psychology
  • The Counseling Psychologist
  • This article builds on earlier conceptual models of identity development to propose a model of heterosexual identity development. A review of the existing literature on majority and minority group identity development, heterosexuality, and other relevant foundational literature is provided as a rationale for the proposed model. Based on an analysis of the strengths and limitations of the existing literature, the authors propose a preliminary model of heterosexual identity development. The… CONTINUE READING

    Figures from this paper.

    Heterosexual Ally Identity Development: A Conceptual Model
    6
    Deconstructing heterosexism: becoming an LGB affirmative heterosexual couple and family therapist.
    94
    The Lived Experience of Gay Identity Development: A Phenomenological Study
    13
    Intersectional Identity: Psychological Well-Being of Queer of Color Individuals

    References

    Publications referenced by this paper.
    SHOWING 1-10 OF 105 REFERENCES
    Homosexual identity development.
    230
    Validation of an inclusive model of sexual minority identity formation on a sample of gay men.
    253
    Homosexual identity formation: a theoretical model.
    1756
    From Passive Acceptance to Active Commitment
    436
    Accounts of sexual identity formation in heterosexual students
    85
    Gay Identity Issues Among Black Americans: Racism, Homophobia, and the Need for Validation
    228
    Implications of Racial Identity Theory for Vocational Psychology.
    141