Tiffany Brakefield

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Publications

  1. pmc Same-sex sexual attraction does not spread in adolescent social networks
    Tiffany A Brakefield
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL, 60064, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 43:335-44. 2014
  2. pmc Maternal models of risk: links between substance use and risky sexual behavior in African American female caregivers and daughters
    Tiffany Brakefield
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    J Adolesc 35:959-68. 2012

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Publications2

  1. pmc Same-sex sexual attraction does not spread in adolescent social networks
    Tiffany A Brakefield
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL, 60064, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 43:335-44. 2014
    ..These results suggest that peer influence has little or no effect on the tendency toward heterosexual or homosexual attraction in teens, and that sexual orientation is not transmitted via social networks...
  2. pmc Maternal models of risk: links between substance use and risky sexual behavior in African American female caregivers and daughters
    Tiffany Brakefield
    Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
    J Adolesc 35:959-68. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that female caregivers' sexual behavior and substance use both relate to girls' sexual risk. Thus, results emphasize the role of female caregivers in transmitting risk...