Learning to identify and confront internalized discriminatory beliefs is important because some health providers may have inaccurate perceptions about gay patients due to their lack of awareness of LGBT issues GLMA, The studies whose evidence I have relied on discussed as between-groups studies fall into two categories: Psychological perspectives on lesbian and gay male experiences. Trans people who have not transitioned and remain in their birth gender are very prone to depression and anxiety. San Diego suicide study: Consistent with this literature, I consider separately prevalence of lifetime disorders, those occurring at any time over the lifetime, and prevalence of current disorders, typically those occurring in 1-year period.
Thus, within-group evidence illuminates the workings of minority stress processes; between-groups evidence shows the hypothesized resultant difference in prevalence of disorder.
Eighty-three thousand youth: Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender adolescent school victimization: The relationship between sexual orientation and suicide attempts in Austria.
Kitzinger warned psychologists that a subjective, individualistic focus could lead to ignoring the need for important political and structural changes: