The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: Brian Mustanski


“The Best Is Always Yet to Come”: Relationship Stages and Processes among Young LGBT Couples

1st July

Relationship development models warrant modifications when applied to young LGBT couples



To Have Sex or Not to Have Sex? An Online Focus Group Study of Sexual Decision Making Among Sexually Experienced and Inexperienced Gay and Bisexual Adolescent Men

6th May

New findings help better understand reasons why adolescent gay and bisexual men may have or abstain from sex.



Developmental Change in the Effects of Sexual Partner and Relationship Characteristics on Sexual Risk Behavior in Young Men Who Have Sex with Men

6th May

Psychosocial and neurocognitive developmental changes in LGBT adolescents may influence risky sexual behaviors.



“Is This Normal? Is This Not Normal? There Is No Set Example”: Sexual Health Intervention Preferences of LGBT Youth in Romantic Relationships

14th April

Research surrounding the romantic relationships of LGBT youth provides new findings for developing future sexual health interventions.



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.






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