Introduction to Psychology. Participants read an information sheet and provided their full consent to participate in this study. Evidence suggests historical characteristics of nations could underpin differences in homophobia across the Caribbean.
US Politics. Homosexuality in the Caribbean. A number of interviewees spoke about concealing their sexuality to avoid the racially targeted homophobic tension, discrimination and hostility toward dark-skinned LGB people. After revisiting the data again the themes which were identified across participant accounts we clarified, defined, and named.
At very young age, I was aware that there was somethng special about my. Where Mainwaring sets himself apart, though, is the intensity of that misdirected self-hatred, and how he has turned it into a lifestyle. It turned out my friends had all worked it out for themselves.
She got some books for him and would always ask how he was. They have few others to turn to. I never told my mum and dad.
But we must He was one of the most self- loathing gay men about it. Practice self-awareness. As we move forward, we will both navigate our sexuality in different, ever-changing ways. Wider society has never cared about the children who struggle to come to terms with who they are.
Identifying the impact of homophobia on the psychological health and well-being of LGB people in St. Subscribe to Independent Premium to debate the big issues Want to discuss real-world problems, be involved in the most engaging discussions and hear from the journalists?
Ex-gay groups use several different techniques. IPS News. North vs. The interview questions were developed following a review of existing literature and were as follows:.