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Evidence from this research suggests that compared with their heterosexual counterparts, gay men and lesbians suffer from more mental health problems including substance use disorders, affective disorders, and suicide Cochran, ; Gilman et al. An interactive effect with stress suggests that characteristics of identity would modify the effect of stress on health outcomes. Modern writers have agreed that positive coping is common and beneficial to members of minority groups Clark et al.
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Whether individuals can access and use group-level resources depends on many factors, including personality variables. Recently, researchers have returned to the Quinlan TX cheating wives of mental health of LGB populations.
The importance of coping with stigma has also been asserted in LGB populations. See section 11 for some specific archives that will be useful in this area of research. The model describes stress processes, including the experience of prejudice events, expectations of rejection, hiding and concealing, internalized homophobia, and ameliorative coping processes.
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