Mental Health Promotion for Gender Minority Adolescents.

  title={Mental Health Promotion for Gender Minority Adolescents.},
  author={Valerie Tobin and Walter O. Bockting and Tonda L. Hughes},
  journal={Journal of psychosocial nursing and mental health services},
The current study uses an ecological model of biopsychosocial vulnerability to guide the description of risk and protective factors for the mental health of gender minority (i.e., transgender and gender non-conforming) adolescents at the individual, family, community, and societal levels. Minority stress is the vulnerability of youth who are lesbian, gay… CONTINUE READING