We begin by acknowledging a paradox or tension that underlies public discourse of LGBT youth and mental health. A side effect of this argument is the demonization of parents of gay men and lesbians, who are led to wonder if they failed to protect a child against sexual abuse or failed as role models in some important way. Coincidence would have it that, according to Kellog, abuse is no different to sexual pleasure. Winter Issue. Gender differences in completed and attempted suicides.
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Accelerated course of human immunodeficiency virus infection in gay men who conceal their homosexual identity. Levine D, editor. On the basis of minority stress formulations one can hypothesize that LGB people would have higher prevalences of disorders because the putative excess in exposure to stress would cause an increase in prevalence of any disorder that is affected by stress Dohrenwend, Envisioning an America without sexual orientation inequities in adolescent health.
Gary Remafedi, a researcher at the University of Minnesota who wrote a letter to ACPeds rebuking the organization for misusing his research.