Charlotte J Patterson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Children of lesbian and gay parents: psychology, law, and policy
    Charlotte J Patterson
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, PO Box 400400, Gilmer Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    Am Psychol 64:727-36. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Peer relations among adolescents with female same-sex parents
    Jennifer L Wainright
    Department of Psychology, P O Box 400400, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:117-26. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Coparenting among lesbian, gay, and heterosexual couples: associations with adopted children's outcomes
    Rachel H Farr
    Department of Psychology, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Child Dev 84:1226-40. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Delinquency, victimization, and substance use among adolescents with female same-sex parents
    Jennifer L Wainright
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:526-30. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Sexual orientation across the life span: introduction to the special section
    Charlotte J Patterson
    Department of Psychology, P O Box 400400, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:1-4. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of parenting stress among gay adoptive fathers in the United States
    Samantha L Tornello
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    J Fam Psychol 25:591-600. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Parenting intentions and desires among childless lesbian, gay, and heterosexual individuals
    Rachel G Riskind
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, P O Box 400400, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    J Fam Psychol 24:78-81. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Sexual orientation and sexual and reproductive health among adolescent young women in the United States
    Samantha L Tornello
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:160-8. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial adjustment, school outcomes, and romantic relationships of adolescents with same-sex parents
    Jennifer L Wainright
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Child Dev 75:1886-98. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint What difference does a civil union make? Changing public policies and the experiences of same-sex couples: comment on Solomon, Rothblum, and Balsam (2004)
    Charlotte J Patterson
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 22904, USA
    J Fam Psychol 18:287-9. 2004

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Children of lesbian and gay parents: psychology, law, and policy
    Charlotte J Patterson
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, PO Box 400400, Gilmer Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    Am Psychol 64:727-36. 2009
    ..It is concluded that research findings on lesbian and gay parents and their children provide no warrant for legal discrimination against these families...
  2. doi request reprint Peer relations among adolescents with female same-sex parents
    Jennifer L Wainright
    Department of Psychology, P O Box 400400, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:117-26. 2008
    ..Regardless of family type, adolescents whose parents described closer relationships with them reported higher quality peer relations and more friends in school and were rated as more central in their friendship networks...
  3. doi request reprint Coparenting among lesbian, gay, and heterosexual couples: associations with adopted children's outcomes
    Rachel H Farr
    Department of Psychology, University of Massachusetts Amherst, MA 01003, USA
    Child Dev 84:1226-40. 2013
    ..Overall, supportive coparenting was associated with better child adjustment. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Delinquency, victimization, and substance use among adolescents with female same-sex parents
    Jennifer L Wainright
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    J Fam Psychol 20:526-30. 2006
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  5. doi request reprint Sexual orientation across the life span: introduction to the special section
    Charlotte J Patterson
    Department of Psychology, P O Box 400400, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:1-4. 2008
    ..The articles in this special section provide only a sampling of current research, but they begin to suggest the vitality and excitement of a field that is coming into its own...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of parenting stress among gay adoptive fathers in the United States
    Samantha L Tornello
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    J Fam Psychol 25:591-600. 2011
    ..Our results suggest the importance of social support and a positive gay identity in facilitating successful parenting outcomes among gay adoptive fathers...
  7. doi request reprint Parenting intentions and desires among childless lesbian, gay, and heterosexual individuals
    Rachel G Riskind
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, P O Box 400400, Charlottesville, VA 22904, USA
    J Fam Psychol 24:78-81. 2010
    ..By exploring the psychology of family formation as a function of sexual orientation, these results inform ongoing debates about sexual orientation and parenthood...
  8. doi request reprint Sexual orientation and sexual and reproductive health among adolescent young women in the United States
    Samantha L Tornello
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:160-8. 2014
    ..Prior research has suggested that bisexual and lesbian young women may be at greater risk for many negative health outcomes, including risky sexual and reproductive health behavior...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial adjustment, school outcomes, and romantic relationships of adolescents with same-sex parents
    Jennifer L Wainright
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Child Dev 75:1886-98. 2004
    ..Assessments of romantic relationships and sexual behavior were not associated with family type. Regardless of family type, adolescents whose parents described closer relationships with them reported better school adjustment...
  10. ncbi request reprint What difference does a civil union make? Changing public policies and the experiences of same-sex couples: comment on Solomon, Rothblum, and Balsam (2004)
    Charlotte J Patterson
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, 22904, USA
    J Fam Psychol 18:287-9. 2004
    ..Further study of the impact of changing legal landscapes on experiences of same-sex couples and their families has the potential to add significantly to knowledge about contemporary family lives...