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For the most part LGBT adults are in broad agreement on which institutions they consider friendly to people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender.
Student independent t test was used to examine differences in subscale measures assessing quality of relationships between respondents and their families based on disclosure of sexual identity to family. Internalized homophobia, intimacy, and sexual behavior among gay and bisexual men.
Coping styles as mediator of sexual orientation-related health differences. See Appendix 1 for a discussion of these and other methodological issues.