homosexuality

Summary

Summary: The sexual attraction or relationship between members of the same SEX.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Mental health correlates of perceived discrimination among lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults in the United States
    V M Mays
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1563, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1869-76. 2001
  2. pmc PET and MRI show differences in cerebral asymmetry and functional connectivity between homo- and heterosexual subjects
    Ivanka Savic
    Stockholm Brain Institute, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:9403-8. 2008
  3. ncbi Decriminalising homosexuality in India
    Geetanjali Misra
    CREA, New Delhi, India
    Reprod Health Matters 17:20-8. 2009
  4. ncbi University students' knowledge of, and attitudes towards, HIV and AIDS, homosexuality and sexual risk behaviour: a questionnaire survey in two Finnish universities
    Teija Korhonen
    Rovaniemi University of Applied Sciences, Finland
    J Biosoc Sci 44:661-75. 2012
  5. ncbi The demographics of same-sex marriages in Norway and Sweden
    Gunnar Andersson
    Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Konrad Zuse Str 1, 18057 Rostock, Germany
    Demography 43:79-98. 2006
  6. ncbi 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
  7. ncbi Implicit attitudes towards homosexuality: reliability, validity, and controllability of the IAT
    R Banse

    Z Exp Psychol 48:145-60. 2001
  8. ncbi Essentialist beliefs about homosexuality: structure and implications for prejudice
    Nick Haslam
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:471-85. 2006
  9. ncbi Same-sex sexual behavior and psychiatric disorders: findings from the Netherlands Mental Health Survey and Incidence Study (NEMESIS)
    T G Sandfort
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Utrecht University, PO Box 80140, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:85-91. 2001
  10. pmc Influence of gender, sexual orientation, and need on treatment utilization for substance use and mental disorders: findings from the California Quality of Life Survey
    Christine E Grella
    Center for Research, Education, Training and Strategic Communications on Minority Health Disparities, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 9:52. 2009

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  1. pmc Mental health correlates of perceived discrimination among lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults in the United States
    V M Mays
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1563, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1869-76. 2001
    ..Recent studies suggest that lesbians and gay men are at higher risk for stress-sensitive psychiatric disorders than are heterosexual persons. We examined the possible role of perceived discrimination in generating that risk...
  2. pmc PET and MRI show differences in cerebral asymmetry and functional connectivity between homo- and heterosexual subjects
    Ivanka Savic
    Stockholm Brain Institute, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institute, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:9403-8. 2008
    ..The present study shows sex-atypical cerebral asymmetry and functional connections in homosexual subjects. The results cannot be primarily ascribed to learned effects, and they suggest a linkage to neurobiological entities...
  3. ncbi Decriminalising homosexuality in India
    Geetanjali Misra
    CREA, New Delhi, India
    Reprod Health Matters 17:20-8. 2009
    ..By stigmatising homosexuality and threatening gay men with prison, the law is also likely to have impeded the battle against HIV...
  4. ncbi University students' knowledge of, and attitudes towards, HIV and AIDS, homosexuality and sexual risk behaviour: a questionnaire survey in two Finnish universities
    Teija Korhonen
    Rovaniemi University of Applied Sciences, Finland
    J Biosoc Sci 44:661-75. 2012
    This study describes Finnish university students' knowledge and attitudes towards HIV and AIDS, homosexuality and sexual risk behaviour...
  5. ncbi The demographics of same-sex marriages in Norway and Sweden
    Gunnar Andersson
    Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Konrad Zuse Str 1, 18057 Rostock, Germany
    Demography 43:79-98. 2006
    ..Patterns in divorce risks are rather similar in same-sex and opposite-sex marriages, but divorce-risk levels are considerably higher in same-sex marriages. The divorce riskforfemale partnerships is double that for male partnerships...
  6. ncbi 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...
  7. ncbi Implicit attitudes towards homosexuality: reliability, validity, and controllability of the IAT
    R Banse

    Z Exp Psychol 48:145-60. 2001
    ..Test (IAT; Greenwald, McGhee, & Schwartz, 1998) that was adapted to measure implicit attitudes towards homosexuality. In a first experiment, the validity of the Homosexuality-IAT was tested using a known group approach...
  8. ncbi Essentialist beliefs about homosexuality: structure and implications for prejudice
    Nick Haslam
    Department of Psychology, University of Melbourne, Australia
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:471-85. 2006
    The structure of beliefs about the nature of homosexuality, and their association with antigay attitudes, were examined in three studies (Ns = 309, 487, and 216)...
  9. ncbi Same-sex sexual behavior and psychiatric disorders: findings from the Netherlands Mental Health Survey and Incidence Study (NEMESIS)
    T G Sandfort
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Utrecht University, PO Box 80140, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:85-91. 2001
    It has been suggested that homosexuality is associated with psychiatric morbidity...
  10. pmc Influence of gender, sexual orientation, and need on treatment utilization for substance use and mental disorders: findings from the California Quality of Life Survey
    Christine E Grella
    Center for Research, Education, Training and Strategic Communications on Minority Health Disparities, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 9:52. 2009
    ..We use a model of help-seeking for vulnerable populations to investigate factors related to treatment for alcohol or drug use disorders and mental health disorders, focusing on the contributions of gender, sexual orientation, and need...
  11. ncbi Suicidality among gay, lesbian and bisexual youth: the role of protective factors
    Marla E Eisenberg
    Healthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:662-8. 2006
    ..The present study examines four protective factors (family connectedness, teacher caring, other adult caring, and school safety) and their association with suicidal ideation and attempts among adolescents with same-gender experience...
  12. ncbi Organizing and activating effects of sex hormones in homosexual transsexuals
    Stephanie H M van Goozen
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Behav Neurosci 116:982-8. 2002
    ..Homosexual transsexuals, who prior to hormone treatment scored in the direction of the opposite sex, may have reached a ceiling in performance and therefore do not benefit from activating hormonal effects...
  13. ncbi The effects of marriage, civil union, and domestic partnership laws on the health and well-being of children
    James G Pawelski
    Division of State Government Affairs, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 118:349-64. 2006
  14. ncbi Homosexuality as a consequence of epigenetically canalized sexual development
    William R Rice
    Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology, University of California Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA
    Q Rev Biol 87:343-68. 2012
    Male and female homosexuality have substantial prevalence in humans...
  15. ncbi A sex difference in the specificity of sexual arousal
    Meredith L Chivers
    Psychol Sci 15:736-44. 2004
    ..In a second study, we showed that our results for females are unlikely to be explained by ascertainment biases. These findings suggest that sexual arousal patterns play fundamentally different roles in male and female sexuality...
  16. ncbi Adolescent homosexuality: we need to learn more about causes and consequences
    K Berg-Kelly
    Institute for the Health of Women and Children, Medical Faculty, Goteborg University, The Queen Silvia Children s Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 92:141-4. 2003
    ..In agreement with previous American studies, the authors identify three separate domains of homosexuality: attraction, fantasy and self-identification...
  17. ncbi Assessing the effects of anti-homosexuality legislation in Uganda on HIV prevention, treatment, and care services
    Paul Semugoma
    African Men for Sexual Health and Rights, AMSHeR Global Forum for MSM and HIV, MSMGF
    SAHARA J 9:173-6. 2012
    ..The main reason cited has been criminalization of male homosexual behavior. In 2009, the Anti-Homosexuality Bill (AHB) was introduced in the parliament to enhance existing anti-homosexuality law...
  18. pmc Sexual orientation and its basis in brain structure and function
    Dick F Swaab
    Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, an Institute of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Science, 1105 BA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:10273-4. 2008
  19. ncbi Conceptualization and measurement of homosexuality in sex surveys: a critical review
    Stuart Michaels
    Center for Gender Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Cad Saude Publica 22:1365-74. 2006
    This article reviews major national population sex surveys that have asked questions about homosexuality focusing on conceptual and methodological issues, including the definitions of sex, the measured aspects of homosexuality, sampling ..
  20. pmc Is homosexuality a paraphilia? The evidence for and against
    James M Cantor
    Sexual Behaviours Clinic, Law and Mental Health Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 250 College Street, Toronto, ON, M5T 1R8, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 41:237-47. 2012
    Whether homosexuality should be described as one among many paraphilic sexual interests or an altogether different dimension of sexual interest has long been discussed in terms of its political and social implications...
  21. ncbi Higher concentration of HIV RNA in rectal mucosa secretions than in blood and seminal plasma, among men who have sex with men, independent of antiretroviral therapy
    Richard A Zuckerman
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    J Infect Dis 190:156-61. 2004
    ..Thus, controlling for plasma HIV RNA, ART had an independent effect on seminal, but not rectal, HIV levels...
  22. ncbi Attitudes toward lesbians, gay men, bisexual women, and bisexual men in Germany
    Melanie C Steffens
    Universität Trier, D 54286 Trier, Germany
    J Sex Res 41:137-49. 2004
    ..women held more favorable attitudes than men; and men held more favorable attitudes toward female than male homosexuality, whereas women did not differentiate...
  23. ncbi Family and sexual orientation: the family-demographic correlates of homosexuality in men and women
    Andrew M Francis
    Department of Economics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322 2240, USA
    J Sex Res 45:371-7. 2008
    ..Hence, I test the maternal immune hypothesis, which posits that the only biodemographic correlate of male homosexuality is the number of older brothers, and there are no biodemographic correlates of female homosexuality...
  24. ncbi 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...
  25. pmc Nontraditional families and childhood progress through school
    Michael J Rosenfeld
    Department of Sociology, Stanford University, 450 Serra Mall, Bldg 120, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Demography 47:755-75. 2010
    ..Children ofallfamily types (including children ofsame-sex couples) are far more likely to make normal progress through school than are children living in group quarters (such as orphanages and shelters)...
  26. ncbi Queer diagnoses: parallels and contrasts in the history of homosexuality, gender variance, and the diagnostic and statistical manual
    Jack Drescher
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, New York Medical College, 440 West 24th St, Suite 1A, New York, NY 10011, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 39:427-60. 2010
    ..Activists argued, as in the case of homosexuality in the 1970s, that it is wrong to label expressions of gender variance as symptoms of a mental disorder and ..
  27. ncbi A lack of dimorphism of sex or sexual orientation in the human anterior commissure
    Mitchell S Lasco
    Department of Applied Psychology, New York University, 239 Greene Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Brain Res 936:95-8. 2002
    ..We examined the cross-sectional area of the AC in postmortem material from 120 individuals, and found no variation in the size of the AC with age, HIV status, sex, or sexual orientation...
  28. ncbi Anthropometric analysis of homosexuals and heterosexuals: implications for early hormone exposure
    James T Martin
    College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA 91766, USA
    Horm Behav 45:31-9. 2004
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  29. ncbi Family size, birth order, and parental age among male paraphilics and sex offenders
    Ron Langevin
    Juniper Associates, 5468 Dundas Street West, Suite 402, Etobicoke, Ontario, M9B 6E3, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 36:599-609. 2007
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  30. ncbi Supplementary analyses regarding Langevin, Langevin, and Curnoe's (2007) findings on fraternal birth order in homosexual men
    Ray Blanchard
    Law and Mental Health Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, 250 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5T 1R8, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 36:610-4; discussion 615-6. 2007
    ..the fraternal birth order effect, that is, the repeatedly observed finding that older brothers correlate with homosexuality in later-born males...
  31. ncbi Sexual orientation-related differences in allocentric spatial memory tasks
    Qazi Rahman
    Department of Psychology, School of Psychology, University of East London, London, United Kingdom
    Hippocampus 18:55-63. 2008
    ..These data may limit the number of possible neurodevelopmental pathways responsible for sexual variation in components of spatial learning and memory...
  32. ncbi Performance differences between adult heterosexual and homosexual men on the Digit-Symbol Substitution subtest of the WAIS-R
    Qazi Rahman
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 26:141-8. 2004
    ..The magnitude of these differences were modest by standard criteria. No differences were found between heterosexual and homosexual women. The findings implicate within-sex variation in one test that relies on intact executive function...
  33. ncbi A specific sexual orientation-related difference in navigation strategy
    Qazi Rahman
    School of Psychology, University of East London, London, United Kingdom
    Behav Neurosci 119:311-6. 2005
    ..The findings may limit the number of putative neurodevelopmental pathways responsible for sex differences in navigation strategy utility...
  34. ncbi Sexual orientation related differences in spatial memory
    Qazi Rahman
    Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, University of London, UK
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:376-83. 2003
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  35. ncbi Size matters: a comparison of anti- and pro-gay organizations' estimates of the size of the gay population
    Matthew V Pruitt
    Department of Sociology, Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green 42101, USA
    J Homosex 42:21-9. 2002
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  36. pmc The removal of Pluto from the class of planets and homosexuality from the class of psychiatric disorders: a comparison
    Peter Zachar
    Department of Psychology, Auburn University Montgomery, Montgomery, AL 36117, USA
    Philos Ethics Humanit Med 7:4. 2012
    We compare astronomers' removal of Pluto from the listing of planets and psychiatrists' removal of homosexuality from the listing of mental disorders...
  37. ncbi Sex differences in cognition: the role of testosterone and sexual orientation
    N Neave
    University of Northumbria, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Brain Cogn 41:245-62. 1999
    ..The present study revealed both within- and between-sex differences in cognition and indicates that these differences may be partly accounted for by the activational effects of free testosterone...
  38. pmc Protective factors in the lives of bisexual adolescents in North America
    Elizabeth M Saewyc
    University of British Columbia School of Nursing, T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 2B5 Canada
    Am J Public Health 99:110-7. 2009
    ..We compared protective factors among bisexual adolescents with those of heterosexual, mostly heterosexual, and gay or lesbian adolescents...
  39. ncbi Contributions of parents, peers, and media to attitudes toward homosexuality: investigating sex and ethnic differences
    Jerel P Calzo
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Homosex 56:1101-16. 2009
    ..sexual socialization continues to grow, still little is known about the processes by which youth learn about homosexuality and about how ethnicity and sex influence their learning experiences...
  40. ncbi Explaining disparities in HIV infection among black and white men who have sex with men: a meta-analysis of HIV risk behaviors
    Gregorio A Millett
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    AIDS 21:2083-91. 2007
    ..To identify factors that contribute to the racial disparity in HIV prevalence between black and white men who have sex with men (MSM) in the United States...
  41. ncbi Gender role, sexual orientation and suicide risk
    Kathleen Kara Fitzpatrick
    The Ohio State University, USA
    J Affect Disord 87:35-42. 2005
    There has been interest in the relationship between homosexuality, gender role and suicide risk...
  42. ncbi Increased risk of "club" drug use among gay and bisexual high school students in British Columbia
    Thomas M Lampinen
    British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Adolesc Health 38:458-61. 2006
    ..28), ecstasy (OR = 3.29), and ketamine (OR = 8.26) among the 2.5% of 590 students, mostly girls, who self-identified as gay, lesbian, or bisexual. Targeted research and interventions may be warranted...
  43. pmc The accuracy of reported sensitive sexual behaviour in Britain: exploring the extent of change 1990-2000
    A J Copas
    Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Mortimer Market Centre, off Capper Street, London WC1E 6AU, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 78:26-30. 2002
    ..We examine whether changes in prevalence estimates may partly result from changes in measurement accuracy...
  44. ncbi Suicidality and sexual orientation: differences between men and women in a general population-based sample from the Netherlands
    Ron de Graaf
    Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Arch Sex Behav 35:253-62. 2006
    b>Homosexuality has been shown to be associated with suicidality and mental disorders. It is unclear whether homosexuality is related to suicidality, independently of mental disorders...
  45. ncbi Quantitative and theoretical analyses of the relation between older brothers and homosexuality in men
    Ray Blanchard
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Clarke Site, 250 College Street, Toronto, Ont, Canada, M5T 1R8
    J Theor Biol 230:173-87. 2004
    Meta-analysis of aggregate data from 14 samples representing 10,143 male subjects shows that homosexuality in human males is predicted by higher numbers of older brothers, but not by higher numbers of older sisters, younger brothers, or ..
  46. ncbi Neural correlates of sexual arousal in homosexual and heterosexual men
    Adam Safron
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Behav Neurosci 121:237-48. 2007
    ..Significant activational differences matched reported sexual orientation in 15 of these 16 participants, representing an advance in psychophysiological measures of arousal...
  47. ncbi Some data-driven reflections on priorities in AIDS network research
    Samuel R Friedman
    National Development and Research Institutes, Inc, 71 West 23rd Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10010, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:641-51. 2007
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  48. ncbi Suicidal acts and ideation in homosexual and bisexual young people: a study of prevalence and risk factors
    C Van Heeringen
    Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Gent, Belgium
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 35:494-9. 2000
    ..This study therefore aimed to determine the risk of attempted suicide and the effect of potential risk factors on the occurrence of suicidal ideation and behaviour among homosexual youngsters...
  49. ncbi Sexual orientation perception involves gendered facial cues
    Jonathan B Freeman
    Tufts University, Psychology Department, 490 Boston Ave, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 36:1318-31. 2010
    ..Together, the findings demonstrate that perceivers utilize gendered facial cues to glean another's sexual orientation, and this influences the accuracy or error of judgments...
  50. ncbi Sexual orientation and handedness in men and women: a meta-analysis
    M L Lalumière
    Law and Mental Health Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Bull 126:575-92. 2000
    ..The authors discuss 3 possibilities: cerebral laterality and prenatal exposure to sex hormones, maternal immunological reactions to the fetus, and developmental instability...
  51. ncbi Legal recognition of same-sex relationships in the United States: a social science perspective
    Gregory M Herek
    University of California, Davis, CA 95616 8686, USA
    Am Psychol 61:607-21. 2006
    ..Trends in public opinion toward greater support for legal recognition of same-sex couples are discussed...
  52. pmc Disparities in health insurance coverage, access, and outcomes for individuals in same-sex versus different-sex relationships, 2000-2007
    Thomas Buchmueller
    Department of Business Economics and Public Policy, Ross School of Business, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:489-95. 2010
    ..We used data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System to compare health insurance coverage, access to care, and women's cancer screenings for individuals in same-sex versus different-sex relationships...
  53. ncbi Coexistence of pathogens in sexually-transmitted disease models
    Jia Li
    Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899, USA
    J Math Biol 47:547-68. 2003
    ..We find that both strains may under suitable circumstances coexist, and that it is the heterogeneous mixing that creates "refuges" for each strain as each population group favors one particular strain...
  54. ncbi Childhood family correlates of heterosexual and homosexual marriages: a national cohort study of two million Danes
    Morten Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, 5 Artillerivej, DK 2300, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Arch Sex Behav 35:533-47. 2006
    ..Our study provides population-based, prospective evidence that childhood family experiences are important determinants of heterosexual and homosexual marriage decisions in adulthood...
  55. ncbi Sexual orientation and mental health: results from a community survey of young and middle-aged adults
    Anthony F Jorm
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra 0200, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 180:423-7. 2002
    ..Community surveys have reported a higher rate of mental health problems in combined groups of homosexual and bisexual participants, but have not separated these two groups...
  56. ncbi Sexual orientation and mental health
    Gregory M Herek
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616 8686, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 3:353-75. 2007
    ..The review concludes with a brief discussion of priority areas for empirical research and clinical practice...
  57. ncbi Same-sex couple perceptions of family support: a consensual qualitative study
    Sharon Scales Rostosky
    Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology, 245 Dickey Hall, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0017, USA
    Fam Process 43:43-57. 2004
    ..No general or typical response strategies to lack of family of origin support emerged, suggesting a lack of models or norms for same-sex couples. The implications for psychotherapeutic interventions with same-sex couples are discussed...
  58. ncbi Psychological differences between binge and chronic methamphetamine using gay and bisexual men
    Perry N Halkitis
    Center for Health, Identity, Behaviors and Prevention Studies, Department of Applied Psychology, New York University, 269 Greene St, East 408, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Addict Behav 31:549-52. 2006
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  59. pmc Sexual orientation and risk factors for suicidal ideation and suicide attempts among adolescents and young adults
    Vincent M B Silenzio
    Departments of Family Medicine, Psychiatry, and Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester, NY 14620, USA v m
    Am J Public Health 97:2017-9. 2007
    ....
  60. ncbi HIV risk among homosexual, bisexual, and heterosexual male and female youths
    M J Rotheram-Borus
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Los Angeles 90024, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 28:159-77. 1999
    ..Longitudinal research with similar subgroups of youths is needed...
  61. ncbi Sexual orientation and childhood gender nonconformity: evidence from home videos
    Gerulf Rieger
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, 2029 Sheridan Road, Swift Hall 102, Evanston IL 60208, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:46-58. 2008
    ..This difference emerged early, carried into adulthood, and was consistent with self-report. In addition, targets who were more gender nonconforming tended to recall more childhood rejection...
  62. ncbi Gay-related stress and emotional distress among gay, lesbian, and bisexual youths: a longitudinal examination
    Margaret Rosario
    Department of Psychology, The City University of New York, City College and Graduate Center, New York 10031, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:967-75. 2002
    ..e., gay-related stressful events, negative attitudes toward homosexuality, and discomfort with homosexuality) and emotional distress (i.e...
  63. ncbi New paradigms for research on heterosexual and sexual-minority development
    Lisa M Diamond
    Department of Psychology, University of Utah, 380 South 1530 East, Room 502, Salt Lake City, UT 84112 0251, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:490-8. 2003
    ..Correcting these weaknesses has important implications for future research on how same-sex and other-sex sexuality shape adolescent psychosocial development and clinical child and adolescent problems...
  64. ncbi Emerging issues in research on lesbians' and gay men's mental health: does sexual orientation really matter?
    S D Cochran
    University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Am Psychol 56:931-47. 2001
    ..Although methodological obstacles are substantial, failure to consider research questions in this domain overlooks the welfare of individuals who may represent a sizable minority of those accessing mental health services annually...
  65. ncbi The complete classification for dynamics in a homosexually-transmitted disease model
    Jifa Jiang
    Department of Mathematics, Tongji University, Shanghai 200092, People s Republic of China
    J Math Biol 56:373-90. 2008
    ..This classification not only solves a conjecture proposed in (Li et al., J Math Biol 10:1037-1052, 1986) but also gives the sufficient and necessary conditions for the competitive exclusion...
  66. ncbi Gay, lesbian, and bisexual foster parents: strengths and challenges for the child welfare system
    A Chris Downs
    Casey Family Programs, Seattle, WA, USA
    Child Welfare 85:281-98. 2006
    ..Numerous recommendations are identified for improving how LGB foster parents are supported within child welfare systems including foster parent and social worker training in LGB issues...
  67. pmc Preventing sexual risk behaviors among gay, lesbian, and bisexual adolescents: the benefits of gay-sensitive HIV instruction in schools
    S M Blake
    George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services, 2175 K St, NW, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:940-6. 2001
    ..This study compared sexual risk behaviors of gay, lesbian, and bisexual (GLB) and heterosexual adolescents and evaluated associations between gay-sensitive HIV instruction and risk behaviors of GLB youths...
  68. ncbi Measurement models for sexual orientation in a community twin sample
    K M Kirk
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research and Joint Genetics Program, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Behav Genet 30:345-56. 2000
    ..2000). Estimates of the heritability of homosexuality in this sample ranged between 50 and 60% in females but were significantly lower (heritability of ..
  69. ncbi The disclosure dilemma for gay men and lesbians: "coming out" at work
    Kristin H Griffith
    Department of Psychology, Rice University, Houston, Texas 77005, USA
    J Appl Psychol 87:1191-9. 2002
    ..Reactions of coworkers to gay or lesbian workers mediated the relationship between disclosure and gay/lesbian workers' job attitudes. Implications and solutions for management are discussed...
  70. pmc Health care access among individuals involved in same-sex relationships
    Julia E Heck
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy, Columbia University, New York City, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1111-8. 2006
    ..We used data from the National Health Interview Survey to compare health care access among individuals involved in same-sex versus opposite-sex relationships...
  71. ncbi Homosexual experience, desire and identity among young adults
    Willy Pedersen
    Department of Sociology and Human Geography, University of Oslo, P O Box 1096 Blindern, N 0317 Oslo, Norway
    J Homosex 54:68-102. 2008
    ..We found that levels of prevalence of homosexuality were primarily a function of the criteria we used...
  72. pmc Adolescent sexual orientation and suicide risk: evidence from a national study
    S T Russell
    Department of Human and Community Development, University of California, Davis, One Shields Ave, Davis, CA 95616-8523, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:1276-81. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The findings provide strong evidence that sexual minority youths are more likely than their peers to think about and attempt suicide...
  73. ncbi Perceived cultural attitudes toward homosexuality and their effects on Iranian and American sexual minorities
    Sholeh I Mireshghi
    Psychology Department, San Francisco State University, California, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 14:372-6. 2008
    ..study examined the relationship between three mental health constructs and perceived cultural attitudes toward homosexuality among lesbian, gay, and bisexual individuals...
  74. pmc Treatments of homosexuality in Britain since the 1950s--an oral history: the experience of professionals
    Michael King
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, Royal Free and University College School of Medicine, Royal Free Campus, London NW3 2PF
    BMJ 328:429. 2004
    To investigate the experiences of professionals who administered and evaluated treatments for homosexuality in Britain since the 1950s.
  75. pmc Efficacy of a behavioral intervention for increasing safer sex behaviors in HIV-positive MSM methamphetamine users: results from the EDGE study
    Brent T Mausbach
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0680, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 87:249-57. 2007
    ..This study examined the efficacy of a behavioral intervention for increasing safer sex behaviors in the context of ongoing methamphetamine use in a sample of HIV-positive, methamphetamine-using MSM...
  76. ncbi The effects of social contact with a lesbian person on the attitude change toward homosexuality in Turkey
    Nuray Sakalli
    Department of Psychology, Ankara, Middle East Technical University, Turkey
    J Homosex 44:111-9. 2002
    ..Results demonstrated that there was a significant difference between the means of pre-test and of post-test in the experimental condition...
  77. ncbi Parental selection of children's sexual orientation
    A S Greenberg
    Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 30:423-37; discussion 439-41. 2001
    ..Notwithstanding this widespread condemnation, and even assuming, as we do, that homosexuality is entirely acceptable morally, allowing parents, by means morally unproblematic in themselves, to select for ..
  78. ncbi Brain response to visual sexual stimuli in heterosexual and homosexual males
    Thomas Paul
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology and Neuroradiology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 29:726-35. 2008
    ..Moreover, the activation pattern found in both groups suggests that stimuli of opposite sexual orientation triggered intense autonomic response and may be perceived, at least to some extent, as aversive...
  79. ncbi Methodological issues in research on sexual behavior with Latino gay and bisexual men
    Maria Cecilia Zea
    Department of Psychology, George Washington University Washington, District of Columbia 20052, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 31:281-91. 2003
    ..The relationship between researchers and participants is affected by Latino cultural styles, and suggestions for approaches to conduct research in the Latino gay community are offered...
  80. pmc Alcohol and tobacco use patterns among heterosexually and homosexually experienced California women
    Sarah A Burgard
    Department of Epidemiology, UCLA School of Public Health, 71 245 Center for Health Sciences, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 77:61-70. 2005
    ..Mounting evidence suggests that lesbians and bisexual women may be at especially elevated risk for the harmful health effects of alcohol and tobacco use...
  81. ncbi Transsexual subtypes: clinical and theoretical significance
    Yolanda L S Smith
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Psychiatry Res 137:151-60. 2005
    ..The more vulnerable nonhomosexual transsexuals may particularly benefit from additional professional guidance before and/or during treatment...
  82. ncbi The evaluation of homophobia in an Italian sample
    Vittorio Lingiardi
    Department of Dynamic and Clinical Psychology, University La Sapienza of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Arch Sex Behav 34:81-93. 2005
    ..Consistent with previous research, male university students demonstrated more negative attitudes towards gay and lesbian people than female students...
  83. ncbi Perception of homosexuality among Turkish university students: the roles of labels, gender, and prior contact
    Okan Cem Cirakoğlu
    Faculty of Economic and Administrative Sciences, ELYADAL Research Laboratory, Baskent University Ankara, Turkey
    J Soc Psychol 146:293-305. 2006
    ..The author investigated participants' attributions toward causes of homosexuality with Principal-Component Analysis (PCA) and obtained 4 components: disorder, problems, modeling or sensation ..
  84. ncbi Is sexual orientation related to mental health problems and suicidality in young people?
    D M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 56:876-80. 1999
    ..This study examines the extent to which gay, lesbian, and bisexual young people are at increased risk of psychiatric disorder and suicidal behaviors using data gathered on a New Zealand birth cohort studied to age 21 years...
  85. ncbi Homosexuality, birth order, and evolution: toward an equilibrium reproductive economics of homosexuality
    E M Miller
    Department of Economics and Finance, University of New Orleans, Louisiana 70148, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 29:1-34. 2000
    The survival of a human predisposition for homosexuality can be explained by sexual orientation being a polygenetic trait that is influenced by a number of genes...
  86. ncbi Utilization of psychotherapy by lesbians, gay men, and bisexuals: findings from a nationwide survey
    M A Jones
    Ehrenkranz School of Social Work, New York University, USA
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 69:209-19. 1999
    ..Routine inclusion of sexual orientation as a demographic variable in mental health services research is proposed...
  87. ncbi Becoming what we love: autogynephilic transsexualism conceptualized as an expression of romantic love
    Anne A Lawrence
    Perspect Biol Med 50:506-20. 2007
    ..This broader conception of autogynephilia addresses many of the objections to Blanchard's theory and is consistent with a variety of clinical observations concerning autogynephilic MtF transsexualism...
  88. ncbi Homosexuality and HIV/AIDS stigma in Jamaica
    Ruth C White
    Seattle University, USA
    Cult Health Sex 7:347-59. 2005
    ..Stigma against people living with HIV/AIDS and homosexuality was implicated in low levels of use of HIV testing, treatment and care services and the reluctance of HIV ..
  89. pmc Genetic models of homosexuality: generating testable predictions
    Sergey Gavrilets
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 273:3031-8. 2006
    b>Homosexuality is a common occurrence in humans and other species, yet its genetic and evolutionary basis is poorly understood...
  90. ncbi Reports of alcohol consumption and alcohol-related problems among homosexual, bisexual and heterosexual respondents: results from the 2000 National Alcohol Survey
    Laurie Drabble
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Berkeley, California, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:111-20. 2005
    ..This study examined the prevalence of abstinence, drinking, heavier drinking, alcohol-related problems, alcohol dependence and help-seeking among homosexual and bisexual women and men compared with heterosexuals...
  91. ncbi Use of heavier drinking contexts among heterosexuals, homosexuals and bisexuals: results from a National Household Probability Survey
    Karen F Trocki
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Suite 300, Berkeley, California 94709, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:105-10. 2005
    ..This article examines the epidemiological patterns of alcohol contexts in relation to sexual identity, using a large, national, probability population survey...
  92. ncbi India: UNAIDS claims law criminalizing homosexuality hinders HIV prevention
    Greg Herget
    HIV AIDS Policy Law Rev 11:35-6. 2006
  93. ncbi Physicians' attitudes toward homosexuality and HIV: survey of a California Medical Society- revisited (PATHH-II)
    Davey M Smith
    University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    J Homosex 52:1-9. 2007
    ..surveyed San Diego County Medical Society's (SDCMS) physicians about their attitudes toward homosexuality. They found significant differences in prevalence of homophobic attitudes by gender, year of medical school ..
  94. ncbi Effects of social contact with homosexuals on heterosexual Turkish university students' attitudes towards homosexuality
    N Sakalli
    Department of Psychology, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Homosex 42:53-62. 2001
    ..purpose of the study was to investigate the effects of social interaction with homosexuals on attitudes toward homosexuality in a sample of heterosexual Turkish university students...
  95. ncbi Sexually transmitted diseases and human immunodeficiency virus-discordant partnerships among men who have sex with men
    William L H Whittington
    Center for AIDS and STD, Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:1010-7. 2002
    ..High prevalences of bacterial STDs and HIV-discordant partnerships emphasize the need for interventions to foster serostatus discussion, condom use, fewer anonymous partners, and STD screening...
  96. ncbi Kill Bill! Ugandan human rights organizations' attempts to influence the media's coverage of the Anti-Homosexuality Bill
    Cecilia Strand
    Department of Informatics and Media, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Cult Health Sex 13:917-31. 2011
    The Ugandan Anti-Homosexuality Bill of October 2009 caused an international outcry and sparked intense debate in the local and international media...
  97. ncbi Sexual compulsivity in a sample of HIV-positive methamphetamine-using gay and bisexual men
    Shirley J Semple
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0680, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:587-98. 2006
    ..The results suggest that more attention should be focused on sexual compulsivity and its correlates to determine how they may contribute to resistance to sexual behavior change in this high-risk population...
  98. ncbi Queering gender: anima/animus and the paradigm of emergence
    Susan McKenzie
    Vermont, RI, USA
    J Anal Psychol 51:401-21. 2006
    ..This is the Jung who invites us to the medial place of the soul, bridging the realm of the physical body and the realm of the spirit...
  99. ncbi Sexual diversity in urban Norwegians
    Bente Traeen
    Department of Psychology, University of Tromsø, and National Institute of Public Health, Tromsø, Norway
    J Sex Res 39:249-58. 2002
    ..The results indicated that exclusive homosexuality was rare in the population. One exception was the prevalence of homosexual fantasies in women...
  100. ncbi An investigation of concurrent sex partnering in two samples of drug users having large numbers of sex partners
    Mark L Williams
    Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 7000 Fannin, Suite 2516, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 17:309-14. 2006
    ..Efforts should be made in future studies to better capture the complexities of concurrent partnering and to examine the implications of these for disease spread and control...
  101. ncbi Same-sex sexuality and quality of life: findings from the Netherlands Mental Health Survey and Incidence Study
    Theodorus G M Sandfort
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Arch Sex Behav 32:15-22. 2003
    ..This study also suggests the importance of finding out how lower sense of self-esteem and of mastery come about in homosexual men...

Research Grants63

  1. Causes and Impact of Minority Stress on Health and Development in Youth
    Margaret Rosario; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..SMST is based on society's stigmatization of homosexuality. Gay-related stress, the experience by a sexual-minority individual of society's stigmatization, consists ..
  2. HIV PREVALENCE, SEXUAL BEHAVIOR, AND ATTITUDES TOWARD CIRCUMCISION: COLOMBIAN MSM
    Maria Cecilia Zea; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..life in the four cities for MSM, including sexual behavior patterns, social networks, stigma associated with homosexuality and HIV, violence, migration, and displacement,...
  3. Structural Factors to Lower Alcohol-Related HIV Risk
    B R Simon Rosser; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Legislation on homosexuality and the growth of gay e-infrastructure are two such structural factors which have become prominent national ..
  4. Exploring Factors for Future HIV Prevention in Malaysia
    Tooru Nemoto; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In Malaysia, where the national religion is Islam;homosexuality, transgenderism, and alcohol use are punished among Muslims;and illicit drug use risks severe punishment by ..
  5. URBAN CONGREGATIONS'CAPACITY FOR HIV PREVENTION &CARE
    Kathryn Pitkin Derose; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and their interest in doing so are affected by norms and attitudes (including attitudes towards HIV and homosexuality), the organizational structure of congregations and other community elements, various sets of resources (..
  6. The importance of Early Sexual Experiences Among Men Who Have Sex With Men
    Matthew Golden; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..of conducting a large, prospective cohort study of young MSM that might define the natural history of male homosexuality. In addition to informing the design of this larger study, findings from the proposed research could provide ..
  7. HIV Associated Thrombocytopenia
    Zongdong Li; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It will also provide a new insight into the mechanism of this novel and unique discovery of antibody-induced fragmentation of platelets via direct activation of platelet NADP Oxidase ..
  8. Molecular Genetic Study of Sexual Orientation
    Alan Sanders; Fiscal Year: 2007
    Family and twin studies support a significant genetic component in the trait of male homosexuality, one of the most fundamental variations in normal human sexuality...
  9. Race and Religion in Adolescent Sexual Norms and Conduct
    MARK REGNERUS; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..attitudes and beliefs about contraception, permissible premarital sexual activities, use of pornography, and homosexuality, as well as indirectly affect sexual behavior through its effects on friendship choices (i.e...
  10. HIV IN STREET YOUTH--EPIDEMIOLOGY AND PREVENTION
    Neal Halsey; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ....
  11. ORAL SECRETORY IMMUNITY TO HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS
    DAVID ARCHIBALD; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  12. INFLUENCING RISK BEHAVIORS IN MALES
    Kathryn Tolbert; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The use of appropriate control groups and a longitudinal design will allow the measure of the impact of the intervention...
  13. LATINOS FACING STIGMA
    Jesus Ramirez Valles; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Stigma towards HIV/AIDS and homosexuality may be one of the causes for those persisting high rates...
  14. AIDS EPIDEMIC IN MEXICO
    Nancy Mueller; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Finally, the status of the epidemic in Mexico is several years behind that of the United States. This project should enable a more timely intervention in the spread of this deadly sexually transmitted infection...
  15. CIVIL LIBERTIES AND SEXUAL ORIENTATION
    JOHN DE CECCO; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..There are 5 research questions: 1) How is homosexuality related to the abridgement of the civil liberties of men and women? 2) Which, if any, civil liberties of ..
  16. AIDS OUTREACH DEMONSTRATION RESEARCH PROJECT
    Bruce Rounsaville; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..This intervention package will be offered alone or in combination with (b) a course of risk reduction skills training...
  17. Toxicokinetics and Toxicodynamics of Nitrite Inhalants
    Ho Leung Fung; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We believe that our proposal represents novel approaches toward the understanding of nitrite inhalant toxicity in vivo. ..
  18. Psychosocial Correlates of Smoking in College Students
    CATHERINE MASSEY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..student smokers and nonsmokers and their heterosexual peers, (2) to explore differences in self-acceptance of homosexuality and mental health among gay and lesbian college student smokers and nonsmokers and their association with anti-..
  19. DRUG ABUSE AMONG HOMOSEXUALS: A LONGITUDINAL STUDY
    William Skinner; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..In total, this study will provide much needed information that can be used to improve the physical and mental health of gays and lesbians in our society...
  20. IMMUNOTOXICITY OF ABUSED NITRITE INHALANTS
    Lee Soderberg; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  21. Predoctoral Fellowship for Students with Disabilities
    AMANDA MAHAFFEY; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. AIDS and Thrombocytopenia: Drug Abusers and Homosexuals
    Simon Karpatkin; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  23. PRENATAL TESTING FOR GENETIC DISABILITY
    Erik Parens; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..not disease related, some persons nonetheless consider socially "disabling," such as female gender or male homosexuality. Coupled with conflicting attitudes toward people with medical disabilities, the emerging ability to test, ..
  24. Stigma as a Barrier to HIV Testing for Inmates, Jamaica
    Katherine Andrinopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Preliminary research in Jamaica suggests that HIV/AIDS stigma and stigma against homosexuality may pose a significant barrier to the provision of HIV services in correctional centers, yet there is a high ..
  25. China MACS: An Exploratory Study
    Shenghan Lai; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Because most MSM tend to keep their homosexuality secret, no well-designed epidemiological studies have been conducted to determine the prevalence and incidence ..
  26. CD34+ PROGENITOR IN PATHOGENESIS OF AIDS KAPOSI SARCOMA
    ENRIQUE MESRI; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The results of this study will provide important insights into the pathogenesis of AIDS-KS and will foster development of novel mechanistic and intervention studies for AIDS-KS. ..
  27. Methamphetamine Use and HIV Risk in Homosexuals
    Michael Clatts; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  28. A LONGITUDINAL NEUROPSYCHIATRIC COMPARISON OF TWO GROUPS
    James Dilley; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..5. To facilitate the development of an effective screening instrument for neuropsychiatric dysfunction in the populations studied...
  29. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF T-CELL LEUKEMIA/LYMPHOMA
    James Hospedales; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Both shall be followed to an historic cohort of the normal Barbados population infected with HTLV-l to evaluate long-range health effects of the virus. ..
  30. PREVENTION FOR AT-RISK MEN: A MIXED SEROSTATUS APPROACH
    Steven Kurtz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..perceived social support, alcohol and drug use, depression and other psychological problems, reactions to homosexuality, and other life events in predicting drug use and sexual risk behaviors in the study sample; and 4) to assess ..
  31. Group and Individual Differences in Audition
    Dennis McFadden; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If so, theory, diagnosis, treatment, and nosology for ADHD could be affected. ..
  32. Measuring Oral Disease Burden for Planning Services
    Michael Ross; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The principal investigator is based in Houston, Texas (USA) and the collaborators are based in Cape Town (South Africa), Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), and London (UK). ..
  33. CLUB DRUG USE AND MEN'S HEALTH--A COMMUNITY STUDY
    Perry Halkitis; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  34. PROTEASE INHIBITOR ADHERENCE AMONG DRUG USERS
    Perry Halkitis; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Generalized linear, Markov regression, and structural equation modeling will be used to achieve the study's goals. ..
  35. Antidepressant & Behavioral Adherence Intervention for Depressed HIV Patients
    Glenn Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  36. INTERVENTIONS FOR SUBSTANCE USING YOUTH LIVING WITH HIV
    MARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  37. VICTIMIZATION AND MENTAL HEALTH AMONG HIGH RISK YOUTHS
    ANTHONY D AUGELLI; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..from those who develop mental health problems? 5) What characteristics of youths-especially their victimization history, pre-existing psychiatric disorders, and suicidality history--relate to high risk for future suicide attempts? ..
  38. Medicaid Managed Care for MH Services in Rural Settings
    Cathleen Willging; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  39. DISCLOSURE OF HIV STATUS AMONG LATINO GAY MEN
    MARIA ZEA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The investigators will test whether the disclosure intervention promotes psychological well-being, reduces sexual risk behaviors, and promotes adherence to HIVIAIDS care. ..
  40. Multi-Method Ethnographic Assessment of Behavioral Health Reform in New Mexico
    Cathleen E Willging; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Since rural states may turn to the New Mexico reform as a model to reduce administrative costs and service fragmentation and to increase access for the SMI, this research is of great national relevance. ..
  41. NIMH Collaboration HIV/STD Intervention Trial in China
    MARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will initiate the intervention in the control markets from 12/06-12/07. We will participate in publishing cross-site papers throughout the next three years. ..
  42. Mentor Mothers: A Sustainable Family Intervention in South African Townships
    Mary J Rotheram Borus; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The intervention's impact will be assessed over 15 months in a design that is a blend of an efficacy and effectiveness trial. ..
  43. IMPACT OF AIDS ON ADOLESCENTS TRANSITION TO ADULTHOOD
    MARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  44. ADHERENCE TO HAART IN THE CONTEXT OF DRUG ABUSE
    Glenn Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. LATINO MSM COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT: HIV PROTECTIVE EFFECTS
    Jesus Ramirez Valles; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  46. MOTHERS LIVING WITH HIV AND THEIR ADOLESCENT CHILDREN
    MARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  47. Drug Use, Ethnicity, and Help Seeking among Rural Youth
    Cathleen Willging; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study also will lay the groundwork for future community-based participatory research on youth drug use and behavioral health care in southwestern New Mexico. ..
  48. HEALTH RELATED INTERVENTIONS FOR PERSONS LIVING WITH HIV
    MARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  49. LATINOS FACING STIGMA
    Jesus Ramirez Valles; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The stigma towards homosexuality and HIV/AIDS has been proposed as one of the underlying factors leading to unprotected sex, hence, to HIV and ..
  50. Effects of Adolescent Identity upon Parental Mental Health
    MICHAEL LASALA; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. Contextual Influences on Sexual Risk among Latino MSM
    MARIA ZEA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The triangulation of findings will enable us to interpret results and further refine the theoretical model of contextual factors of sexual risk among these three groups of Latino MSM. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  52. HIV/STD Risk Behaviors in Methamphetamine User Networks
    Steven Shoptaw; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. LONGITUDINAL AND RELATED PSYCHOHORMONAL STUDIES
    John Money; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  54. Behavioral Risk in Men Recruited Online
    Sabina Hirshfield; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  55. BOLSTERING OF CELL MEDIATED IMMUNITY TO HUMAN CARCINOMA
    KARL HELLSTROM; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. HIV RISK OF MENTAL ILLNESS CLIENTS ACROSS SERVICE SITES
    Eric Wright; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Topical Microbicide Acceptability
    Alex Carballo Dieguez; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  58. CONTROL OF HIV-1 BY HIV-2 ASSOCIATED IMMUNE RESPONSES
    Nancy Kiviat; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Identification of these responses may provide information relevant to future HIV vaccine development. ..
  59. Preventing Violence Against Women: A Web-Based Approach
    Laura Salazar; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These outcomes[unreadable] will be assessed via web-administered interviews at baseline, postintervention, and at 6 months. ..
  60. Risk Reduction Intervention for Highly Vulnerable Emerging Adults Males
    Jeffrey T Parsons; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If effective, the intervention will help minimize the negative physical and psychological effects associated with club drug use, and reduce HIV infections among emerging adult males. ..