Ritch C Savin-Williams

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Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pubertal onset and sexual orientation in an adolescent national probability sample
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 35:279-86. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Homoerotic development during childhood and adolescence
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, MVR Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 13:529-49, vii. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempts among sexual-minority male youth
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, MVR Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:509-22. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Sex variations in the disclosure to parents of same-sex attractions
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 6111, USA
    J Fam Psychol 17:429-38. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempts among sexual-minority youths: population and measurement issues
    R C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:983-91. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint A critique of research on sexual-minority youths
    R C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca NY 14853, USA
    J Adolesc 24:5-13. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Sexual identity trajectories among sexual-minority youths: gender comparisons
    R C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 29:607-27. 2000
  8. doi request reprint Then and now: recruitment, definition, diversity, and positive attributes of same-sex populations
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:135-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and stability of sexual orientation components during adolescence and young adulthood
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, MVR Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 4401, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 36:385-94. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Mostly heterosexual and mostly gay/lesbian: evidence for new sexual orientation identities
    Zhana Vrangalova
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 41:85-101. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Pubertal onset and sexual orientation in an adolescent national probability sample
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 35:279-86. 2006
    ..These findings are attributed to methodological improvements in the present study that reduced retrospective bias, used multiple indicators of sexual orientation and puberty timing, and assessed less eroticized measures of puberty...
  2. ncbi request reprint Homoerotic development during childhood and adolescence
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, MVR Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 13:529-49, vii. 2004
    ..Clinical recommendations offer ways to assess sexual orientation and help patients to achieve acceptance of their sexuality...
  3. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempts among sexual-minority male youth
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, MVR Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:509-22. 2003
    ..Results suggest that there exists a minority of sexual-minority youth who are at risk but that it would be inappropriate to characterize the entire population as such...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sex variations in the disclosure to parents of same-sex attractions
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 6111, USA
    J Fam Psychol 17:429-38. 2003
    ..Relationships with parents since disclosure generally had not changed or had improved. Sex of parent mattered more than sex of child on most domains...
  5. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempts among sexual-minority youths: population and measurement issues
    R C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:983-91. 2001
    ..Furthermore, many true attempts were not life threatening, suggesting that the reports were attempts to communicate the hardships of lives or to identify with a gay community...
  6. ncbi request reprint A critique of research on sexual-minority youths
    R C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca NY 14853, USA
    J Adolesc 24:5-13. 2001
    ..Indeed, researchers and clinicians should focus on the resiliency that often characterizes sexual-minority youths...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sexual identity trajectories among sexual-minority youths: gender comparisons
    R C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 29:607-27. 2000
    ..Young women followed label-first developmental trajectories; men were more likely to pursue sex before identifying themselves as gay. In terms of achieving sexual identity milestones, gender mattered, but it was not everything...
  8. doi request reprint Then and now: recruitment, definition, diversity, and positive attributes of same-sex populations
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:135-8. 2008
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  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and stability of sexual orientation components during adolescence and young adulthood
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, MVR Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853 4401, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 36:385-94. 2007
    ..To assess sexual orientation, investigators should measure multiple components over time or abandon the general notion of sexual orientation and measure only those components relevant for the research question...
  10. doi request reprint Mostly heterosexual and mostly gay/lesbian: evidence for new sexual orientation identities
    Zhana Vrangalova
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 41:85-101. 2012
    ..More men than women were at the exclusive ends of the continuum; however, men were not bimodally distributed in that a significant minority reported nonexclusivity in their sexuality...
  11. doi request reprint Prevalence and stability of self-reported sexual orientation identity during young adulthood
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 41:103-10. 2012
    ..Reflecting changes in identity, the proportion of heterosexuals decreased between the two waves...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reciprocal associations between adolescent sexual activity and quality of youth-parent interactions
    Geoffrey L Ream
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    J Fam Psychol 19:171-9. 2005
    ..Maintaining positive parental relations after adolescent first sexual activity is discussed as a means to reduce risks associated with sex...
  13. doi request reprint Adolescent sexuality and positive well-being: a group-norms approach
    Zhana Vrangalova
    Department of Human Development, Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853 4401, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 40:931-44. 2011
    ..Early-onset girls reported higher levels of well-being than normative-onset peers. Findings are discussed in relationship to theoretical perspectives and past empirical findings of teenage sexuality as a developmental asset versus risk...
  14. doi request reprint Gender nonconformity, sexual orientation, and psychological well-being
    Gerulf Rieger
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, B42 Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 41:611-21. 2012
    ..These results suggest that gender-atypical traits may be more relevant for psychological health than a same-sex sexual orientation. Both environmental and biological influences may account for these findings...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sexual identity development among ethnic sexual-minority male youths
    E M Dubé
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, USA
    Dev Psychol 35:1389-98. 1999
    ..Differences across ethnic groups were found in the timing and sequencing of certain milestones, disclosure of sexual identity to family members, and romantic and sexual involvement with females...
  16. pmc The eyes have it: sex and sexual orientation differences in pupil dilation patterns
    Gerulf Rieger
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40256. 2012
    ..Because the measure of pupil dilation is less invasive than previous measures of sexual response, it allows for studying diverse age and cultural populations, usually not included in sexuality research...
  17. doi request reprint Correlates of same-sex sexuality in heterosexually identified young adults
    Zhana Vrangalova
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14580, USA
    J Sex Res 47:92-102. 2010
    ..Nonexclusive men were virtually indistinguishable from exclusive heterosexual peers on assessed variables. Results are discussed in terms of implications for the nature and meaning of non-heterosexuality in contemporary Western society...
  18. ncbi request reprint The dubious assessment of gay, lesbian, and bisexual adolescents of add health
    Ritch C Savin-Williams
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 14853 4401, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 43:413-22. 2014
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Gay and lesbian issues in pediatric health care
    Ellen C Perrin
    Tufts University School of Medicine, The Floating Hospital for Children, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care 34:355-98. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Adolescents define sexual orientation and suggest ways to measure it
    Mark S Friedman
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, 3811 O Hara Street, 302 Bellefield Towers, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Adolesc 27:303-17. 2004
    ..Participants did not perceive sexual behavior and self-identification as necessarily relevant. Preliminary items to measure sexual attraction were developed based on these adolescents' perceptions...