Sexual minority students in non-affirming religious higher education: Mental health, outness, and identity.

  title={Sexual minority students in non-affirming religious higher education: Mental health, outness, and identity.},
  author={Joshua R. Wolff and Heather L. Himes and Sabrina Dayana Soares and Ellen Miller Kwon},
  journal={Psychology of sexual orientation and gender diversity},
Sexual minority (SM) students are vulnerable to increased rates of psychological distress and harassment as a result of stigma and other forms of marginalization in the college environment. However, little research has been conducted on the experiences and psychological functioning among SMs who attend nonaffirming religiously affiliated universities (NARAUs) that enforce restrictive admission and conduct policies toward SM students, and/or view same-sex romantic expressions and identities as… 

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