Initial empirical and clinical findings concerning the change process of ex-gays. She also found that a "significantly greater proportion of young adult children raised by lesbian mothers than those raised by heterosexual mothers Chile allows same-sex civil unions. Lesbian and gay psychology: A critical analysis.
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There are some reasons to suspect that publication bias is not a great threat to the present analysis. I suggest a distal—proximal distinction because it relies on stress conceptualizations that seem most relevant to minority stress and because of its concern with the impact of external social conditions and structures on individuals.
It seems that there is some progress being made in the struggle for equal rights for minority groups such as those in the LGBT communities. Heatherington and Lavner have a good review and recommendations for family systems to come to terms with coming out.
Suicidal behavior and gay-related stress among gay and bisexual male adolescents. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press; Journal of Counseling Psychology, 52 3
No matter what theological stance most churches take, they are mostly filled with homogenous people. They both grew up in very strict church of Christ fellowships. See other articles in PMC that cite the published article. Younger LGBT persons are twice as likely to self-harm than older members.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.