The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: relationships


Research Blog—Unique and Normal: Friendships Between Straight Women and Gay Men

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3rd February

Healthy relationships include friendships that span gender and sexual orientation.



A Data-Driven Simulation of HIV Spread Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men: Role of Age and Race Mixing and STIs

11th January

HIV prevention efforts should target YMSM across race and those in partnerships with older MSM.



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

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

11th January

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



Non-Parental Adults in the Social and Risk Behavior Networks of Sexual Minority Male Youth

11th January

African American and Latino sexual minority male youth may be particularly poised to benefit from positive non-parental adult relationships.



Youth Blog–How Do I Know I Have Received Sexual Consent?

17th December

Is touching okay? Is kissing okay? How do I know I’ve reached a limit? The answers lie in seeking and ensuring consent.



Research Blog – The Future of LGBTQ Research with Sexual Minority Adolescents

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24th July

In his recent paper, Dr. Brian Mustanski describes today as “an exciting time to be conducting this research.”



Research Blog–Relationship Stages and Processes among Young LGBT Couples

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1st July

How similar and different are young LGBT couples’ and straight couples’ relationships? Read on to see what IMPACT researchers found!



“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



Research Blog – Dating Violence in Young Queer Couples: Is It Different from Straight Couples?

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28th May

Straight or queer, violence in romantic relationships is alarmingly common, but LGB youth may face additional challenges.






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