Outness, Stigma, and Primary Health Care Utilization among Rural LGBT Populations
Examines if a relationship exists between higher levels of
stigma and/or lower levels of outness with less access to
primary healthcare services for rural LGBT populations.
Includes demographic statistics by race, ethnicity,
orientation, relationship status, education, and other
statistics regarding healthcare access and utilization.
Author(s): J. Whitehead, John Shaver, Rob Stephenson Citation: PLoS One, 11(1) Date: 01/2016 Type: Document view details
Webinar: Serving Transgender Survivors of Sexual and Domestic Violence Webinar
Webinar produced for the Nebraska Coalition discussing
transgender and gender-nonconforming vocabulary, cultural
competency, and rates of sexual violence and domestic
violence. Describes the role of human service and
healthcare providers in increasing access to care,
including rural service delivery and particular issues
facing rural trans populations. Presents statistical data
on transgender demographics and rates of violence.
Date: 08/2015 Type: Video/Multimedia Sponsoring organization: FORGE view details
Predicting Attitudes Toward Seeking Professional Psychological Help among Alaska Natives
Gauges attitudes of Alaska Natives toward psychological help by examining current and previous experience, social and self stigma, and cultural identity. Identifies variables in mental health help-seeking attitudes to better inform methods for increasing service use among Alaska Natives.
Author(s): Brittany Freitas-Murrell, Joshua K. Swift Citation: American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, 22(3), 21-35 Date: 2015 Type: Document view details
Reducing Rural Suicide
Describes the efforts of psychologists searching for
innovative ways to reach out to people in isolated
communities. Includes a specific focus on Native American
and veteran populations to address stigma and access to care,
and create a preventive environment.
Author(s): Rebecca A. Clay Citation: APA Monitor on Psychology, 45(4), 36 Date: 04/2014 Type: Document view details
Fighting Stigma and Denial: HIV/AIDS in the Rural Community
Discusses best practices, adjustments to clinical practice environments, care
integration, and other methods to confront stigma and eliminate
discrimination while providing HIV/AIDS healthcare and
related services in rural areas.
Date: 04/2007 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Rural Health Association view details