ERIC Number: EJ568387
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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The Relevance of Sexual Orientation to Substance Abuse and Psychological Distress among College Students.
DeBord, Kurt A.; Wood, Phillip K.; Sher, Kenneth J.; Good, Glenn E.
Journal of College Student Development, v39 n2 p157-68 Mar-Apr 1998
Substance-use patterns of 39 gay, lesbian, or bisexual students and a matched heterosexual control were followed through four years of college. Results showed greater alcohol involvement but not more drug involvement than was found for heterosexual students. Path analysis examined the relationship of alcohol involvement to psychological distress. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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