Kimberly F Balsam

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Measuring multiple minority stress: the LGBT People of Color Microaggressions Scale
    Kimberly F Balsam
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 17:163-74. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Sexual revictimization and mental health: a comparison of lesbians, gay men, and heterosexual women
    Kimberly F Balsam
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:1798-814. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Culture, trauma, and wellness: a comparison of heterosexual and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and two-spirit native americans
    Kimberly F Balsam
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 10:287-301. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Victimization over the life span: a comparison of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and heterosexual siblings
    Kimberly F Balsam
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:477-87. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental health of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and heterosexual siblings: effects of gender, sexual orientation, and family
    Kimberly F Balsam
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:471-6. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Three-year follow-up of same-sex couples who had civil unions in Vermont, same-sex couples not in civil unions, and heterosexual married couples
    Kimberly F Balsam
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:102-16. 2008
  7. pmc Childhood abuse and mental health indicators among ethnically diverse lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults
    Kimberly F Balsam
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:459-68. 2010
  8. pmc Victimization, substance use, and HIV risk behaviors among gay/bisexual/two-spirit and heterosexual American Indian Men in New York City
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:2240-5. 2006
  9. pmc Disparities in health-related quality of life: a comparison of lesbians and bisexual women
    Karen I Fredriksen-Goldsen
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2255-61. 2010
  10. doi request reprint A review of obesity issues in sexual minority women
    Deborah J Bowen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:221-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Measuring multiple minority stress: the LGBT People of Color Microaggressions Scale
    Kimberly F Balsam
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 17:163-74. 2011
    ..Men scored higher on the LGBT-PCMS than women, lesbians and gay men scored higher than bisexual women and men, and Asian Americans scored higher than African Americans and Latina/os...
  2. doi request reprint Sexual revictimization and mental health: a comparison of lesbians, gay men, and heterosexual women
    Kimberly F Balsam
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Interpers Violence 26:1798-814. 2011
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Culture, trauma, and wellness: a comparison of heterosexual and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and two-spirit native americans
    Kimberly F Balsam
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 1525, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 10:287-301. 2004
    ..Discussion and recommendations for health promotion interventions and future research are presented in consideration of an "indigenist" health model and the multiple minority status of two-spirit people...
  4. ncbi request reprint Victimization over the life span: a comparison of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and heterosexual siblings
    Kimberly F Balsam
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:477-87. 2005
    ..Sexual orientation differences in sexual victimization were greater among men than among women...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mental health of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and heterosexual siblings: effects of gender, sexual orientation, and family
    Kimberly F Balsam
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 114:471-6. 2005
    ..Sexual orientation was unrelated to current psychological distress, psychiatric hospitalizations, and self-esteem. This is the 1st study to model family effects on the mental health of LGB participants and their siblings...
  6. doi request reprint Three-year follow-up of same-sex couples who had civil unions in Vermont, same-sex couples not in civil unions, and heterosexual married couples
    Kimberly F Balsam
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:102-16. 2008
    ....
  7. pmc Childhood abuse and mental health indicators among ethnically diverse lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults
    Kimberly F Balsam
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:459-68. 2010
    ..The study's objective was to examine the relationships between race/ethnicity, childhood abuse, and mental health indicators in a national sample of LGB adults...
  8. pmc Victimization, substance use, and HIV risk behaviors among gay/bisexual/two-spirit and heterosexual American Indian Men in New York City
    Jane M Simoni
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:2240-5. 2006
    ..secondary aims included describing condom-use attitudes, beliefs about HIV/AIDS in the Indian community, HIV knowledge, HIV status, and preference for and access to HIV prevention services in this population...
  9. pmc Disparities in health-related quality of life: a comparison of lesbians and bisexual women
    Karen I Fredriksen-Goldsen
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2255-61. 2010
    ..We investigated the association of health-related quality of life (HRQOL) with sexual orientation among lesbians and bisexual women and compared the predictors of HRQOL between the 2 groups...
  10. doi request reprint A review of obesity issues in sexual minority women
    Deborah J Bowen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:221-8. 2008
  11. ncbi request reprint Pioneers in partnership: lesbian and gay male couples in civil unions compared with those not in civil unions and married heterosexual siblings
    Sondra E Solomon
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, Burlington, 05405, USA
    J Fam Psychol 18:275-86. 2004
    ..At a time of legal changes for same-sex couples, these results indicate that legalized same-sex relationships are related to visibility of same-sex couples to their family and the general public...
  12. doi request reprint Veterans administration health care utilization among sexual minority veterans
    Tracy L Simpson
    Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Psychol Serv 10:223-32. 2013
    ..Stigma and lack of communication between GLB veterans and their providers about sexual orientation are areas of concern for VHA...
  13. ncbi request reprint Lesbian and bisexual mothers and nonmothers: demographics and the coming-out process
    Jessica F Morris
    Department of Psychology, University of Vermont, John Dewey Hall, Burlington, Vermont 05405 0314, USA
    J Fam Psychol 16:144-56. 2002
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Healthy eating, exercise, and weight: impressions of sexual minority women
    Deborah J Bowen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Women Health 44:79-93. 2006
    ..These data can guide the design of effective intervention strategies to improve health behaviors in sexual minority women...