The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: Michael E. Newcomb


New Northwestern Institute commits to improving LGBT health

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29th February

The IMPACT Program is now a proud part of the new Institute of Sexual and Gender Minority Health & Wellbeing!



Race-Based Sexual Stereotypes and Their Effects on Sexual Risk Behavior in Racially Diverse Young Men Who Have Sex with Men

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11th January

Race-based stereotypes have important implications for the rate of condomless anal sex with racial minority partners for YMSM.



A Longitudinal Study of Interpersonal Relationships Among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Adolescents and Young Adults: Mediational Pathways from Attachment to Romantic Relationship Quality

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11th January

Describes relationship among mental health, attachment to parents/peers, and relationships during adolescence and young adulthood.



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

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11th January

Results suggest need for HIV prevention strategies that address dyadic influences on condomless anal intercourse for YMSM.



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

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6th May

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



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

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3rd February

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






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