Psychosocial Correlates of Religious Approaches to Same-Sex Attraction: A Mormon Perspective

@article{Dehlin2014PsychosocialCO,
  title={Psychosocial Correlates of Religious Approaches to Same-Sex Attraction: A Mormon Perspective},
  author={John P. Dehlin and Renee V Galliher and William S. Bradshaw and Katherine A. Crowell},
  journal={Journal of Gay \& Lesbian Mental Health},
  year={2014},
  volume={18},
  pages={284 - 311}
}
This study examined the psychosocial correlates of following various church-based approaches for dealing with same-sex attraction, based on a large sample (1,612) of same-sex attracted current and former members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS, or Mormon). Overall, this study found that biologically based views about the etiology of same-sex attraction (vs. psychosocial views), LDS church disaffiliation (vs. activity), sexual activity (vs. celibacy), and legal same-sex… Expand
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