Maladaptive Coping, Heterosexist Discrimination, and State Anger; Correlates of Depression in Lgbt Individuals
Poster Session III - Board: III-
Friday, May 28, 2010, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
APS Exhibit Hall
Our study examined the relationship of heterosexist harassment, rejection and discrimination, state anger, and maladaptive coping to depression in the LGBT population. A hierarchical linear regression analysis of our model accounted for 34.9% of the variance in depression, with state anger and maladaptive coping being the strongest predictors.
Subject Area: Clinical
Keywords: Sexuality/Sexual Behavior