Resilience and collective action: Exploring buffers against minority stress for transgender individuals.

@article{Breslow2015ResilienceAC,
  title={Resilience and collective action: Exploring buffers against minority stress for transgender individuals.},
  author={Aaron S Breslow and M. Brewster and Brandon L Velez and S. Wong and Elizabeth F Geiger and Blake Soderstrom},
  journal={Psychology of sexual orientation and gender diversity},
  year={2015},
  volume={2},
  pages={253-265}
}
With a national sample of 552 transgender adults, the present study tested hypotheses drawn from minority stress theory and positive psychology research on stress-ameliorating processes. Specifically, the present study examined the relations of minority stressors (i.e., antitransgender discrimination, stigma awareness, and internalized transphobia) and individualand group-level buffers (i.e., resilience and collective action) of minority stress. As expected, each minority stressor was… Expand
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