The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: Brian Mustanski


Effect of Housing Relocation and Neighborhood Environment on Adolescent Mental and Behavioral Health

12th February

Adolescents’ mental and behavioral health does not seem to be positively associated with the relocation to neighborhoods of lower poverty.



Accuracy of Highly Sexually Active Gay and Bisexual Men’s Predictions on Their Likelihood of Anal Sex and Its Relevance for Intermittent Even-Driven HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

3rd February

Results suggest new guidance for effective use of intermittent PrEP among gay and bisexual men.



The Role of Geographic and Network Factors in Racial Disparities in HIV Among Young Men Who have Sex with Men: An Egocentric Network Study

3rd February

Racial disparities in HIV are not shown to be driven by differences in individuals’ HIV risk behaviors.



Future Directions in Research On Sexual Minority Adolescent Mental, Behavioral, and Sexual Health

3rd February

Gaps and opportunities for research that would contribute to more holistic knowledge of the health of sexual minority youth are discussed.



Does It Get Better? A Longitudinal Analysis of Psychological Distress and Victimization in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Youth

3rd February

Psychological distress might get better with less victimization, and early experiences of stress impact the mental health of LGBTQ youth.



An Item Response Theory Analysis of the Sexual Compulsivity Scale and Its Correspondence with the Hypersexual Disorder Screening Inventory Among a Sample of Highly Sexually Active Gay and Bisexual Men

3rd February

The two measures studied were found to be an appropriate combined measure for the evaluation of Hypersexual Disorder.



Online Focus Groups as an HIV Prevention Program for Gay, Bisexual, and Queer Adolescent Males

21st January

For both sexually experienced and inexperienced GBQ males, online focus groups show promise as an intervention to reduce HIV risk.



Research Blog – Does Testing HIV-Negative Lead to More Risk Behaviors?

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24th September

Do GBQ men have more risky sex after testing negative for HIV? Researchers have developed a new measure to potentially answer this question.



Testing Negative Means I’m Lucky, Making Good Choices, or Immune: Diverse Reactions to HIV Test Results Are Associated with Risk Behaviors

21st July

Individuals respond differently to negative HIV tests, with some individuals subsequently engaging in increased HIV risk behaviors.



Sexual Orientation Disparities in Sexually Transmitted Infection Risk Behaviors and Risk Determinants among Sexually Active Adolescent Males: Results from a School-Based Sample

21st July

Sexual health disparities emerge early in the life course and vary by both sexual orientation identity and sexual behaviors.






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