Choosing among Five Traditions 3 rd Ed. Since the population of interest for this study was gay and bisexual young men, the institutional review boards of each study site were requested to grant a waiver of parental permission to participate in the study for participants under the age of Participants' descriptions of these relationships generally involved a strong affective component that was not present when discussing other supportive relationships. The construct of resilience: Giving voice to emerging science and theory for lesbian, gay, and bisexual people of color.
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HIV Diagnoses in Young Gay & Bi Men Increased Between 2008 and 2016
A rural African American experience. Open in a separate window. HosekPhD, 3 M. I'm like, oh my God, like I see you spiraling downward…That motivates me to want to help them. The majority of participants viewed their HIV status as an impetus for enacting a range of healthy behavioral practices focused on health promotion and maintenance.
An estimated 26, MSM contracted the virus inas did an estimated 26, in Thus, interventions may provide youth with skills related to public speaking, prevention intervention delivery, and advocacy, as well as resources for how to engage with organizations that provide HIV-related services for youth. The use of Wallander and Varni's Disability-Stress-Coping Model of adjustment in studying resilience among YGBM was beneficial since it provided a guiding framework that offered initial areas of exploration. Please enter a valid email address. Participants reported enlisting social support from various sources as a way to improve their overall health and well-being.