Profiles of Resilience and Psychosocial Outcomes among Young Black Gay and Bisexual Men.

@article{Wilson2016ProfilesOR,
  title={Profiles of Resilience and Psychosocial Outcomes among Young Black Gay and Bisexual Men.},
  author={Patrick Alan-David Wilson and Ilan H. Meyer and Nadav Antebi-Gruszka and Melissa R. Boone and Stephanie H Cook and Emily M. Cherenack},
  journal={American journal of community psychology},
  year={2016},
  volume={57 1-2},
  pages={144-57}
}
Young Black gay/bisexual men (YBGBM) are affected by contextual stressors-namely syndemic conditions and minority stress-that threaten their health and well-being. Resilience is a process through which YBGBM achieve positive psychosocial outcomes in the face of adverse conditions. Self-efficacy, hardiness and adaptive coping, and social support may be important resilience factors for YBGBM. This study explores different profiles of these resilience factors in 228 YBGBM in New York City and… CONTINUE READING