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Sexual Orientation-Related Disparities in High-Intensity Binge Drinking-Findings from a Nationally Representative Sample

About the Course:

This course examines disparities in high-intensity binge drinking among lesbian, gay and bisexual populations, to determine if sexual minority plays a role in alcohol use. The study also measured dimension of sexual minority and factored for race/ethnicity, marital status, employment status, annual income, and education. The data were from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions III.

Publication Date:

2019

Course Material Author

Jessica N. Fish, PhD

Jessica N. Fish is a population health scholar in the area of LGBTQ health. Her overarching goal is to identify modifiable factors that contribute to sexual and gender minority health disparities in order to inform developmentally-sensitive policies and programs that promote the health of sexual and gender minority people and their families across the life course. Dr. Fish’s work has been published in multiple peer reviewed journals.

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Acknowledge the problem of binge drinking and high-intensity binge drinking among sexual minorities.

  2. Identify the risk of high-intensity binge drinking by sex, sexual behavior, sexual identity, and sexual attraction.

  3. Extrapolate the likelihood of AUD in the sexual minority population.

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Course Number 102526
1 credit hour
  • Online Article
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