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sexual identity

a nursing outcome from the Nursing Outcomes Classification (NOC) defined as acknowledgment and acceptance of one's own sexual identity. See also Nursing Outcomes Classification.
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The Minister of Statistics has written to the Chief Statistician making clear his expectation that work to include census questions on, not just biological sex, but also sexual identity and sexual orientation will be a priority for the next national census in 2023.
html) on a previous occasion, she had spoken to the health teacher who had assured Parks that no material regarding sexual identity would be taught in the class.
The second chapter explains concepts of sexual identity and overviews the gay rights movement.
A sample of 791 college students between the ages of 18 and 25 years were administered a series of measures to determine their sexual identity development status, global self-esteem, global psychological distress, sexual-esteem and sexual distress.
A road documentary, It Runs in the Family (2016), by Filipino Canadian filmmaker Joella Cabalu strives for an understanding of sexual identity in the Filipino diaspora.
In 2015, questions about sexual identity and sex of sexual contacts was added for the first time to the national standard YRBS questionnaire, giving us a picture of how health-related behaviors compared between sexual minority youth and nonsexual minority youth.
For students who are exploring sexual identity while also navigating faith and religious identity, this process can be even more challenging.
People who know what their expected sexual identity entails might sometimes feel shame or a negative effect as a result of not performing or identifying in the way that is expected.
VATICAN CITY * The Vatican has rejected a request by a transgender man in Spain to become a godparent, ruling that his sexual identity means he is incapable of carrying out the task.
Switch is a searing, funny, heartbreaking book about a young man trying to come to terms with his sexual identity in a hostile world.
Grisha feels uncertain about his own sexual identity and is bullied by his school friends to be more macho.
2013; Klar and Kasser, 2009; Riggs, 2010), We explored whether these important differences could be attributed to a person's choice of a sexual identity description.