By Author’s Last Name

Anderton, C. L. (2010). Reconciling disparate identities: A qualitative study with women in the Church experiencing same-sex attractions. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale.

Angoff, H. D., McGraw, J. S., & Docherty, M. (2020). Intersecting identities and nonsuicidal self-injury among youth. Identity, 21(2), 98-114.

Beckstead, A. L., & Morrow, S. L. (2004). Mormon clients’ experiences of conversion therapy: The need for a new treatment approach. The Counseling Psychologist, 32, 651-690.

Benson, B. (2001). Perceived family relationships associated with coming out of Mormon male homosexuals. Utah State University.

Bradshaw, K., Dehlin, J. P., Crowell, K. A., Galliher, R. V., & Bradshaw, W. S. (2015). Sexual orientation change efforts through psychotherapy for LGBQ individuals affiliated with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, 41, 391-412.

Bradshaw, W. S., Heaton, T. B., Decco, E., Dehlin, J. P., Galliher, R. V., & Crowell, K. A. (2015). Religious experiences of GBTQ Mormon males. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 54(2), 311-329.

Bradshaw, W. S., Galliher, R. V., & Dehlin, J. P. (2021). Differences in religious experience between men and women in a sexual minority sample of members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Journal of GLBT Family Studies.

Brandley, B. (2020). “This is how you navigate the world”: Impacts of Mormon rhetoric on White queer members’ identity performances (Unpublished masters thesis). University of New Mexico.

Bridges, J. G., Lefevor, G. T., & Schow, R. L. (2019). Sexual satisfaction and mental health in mixed-orientation relationships: A Mormon sample of sexual minority partners. Journal of Bisexuality, 19(4), 515-538.

Bridges, J. G., Lefevor, G. T., Schow, R. L., & Rosik, C. H. (2020). Identity affirmation and mental health among sexual minorities: A raised-Mormon sample. Journal of GLBT Family Studies, 16(3), 293-311.

Brzezinski, L. G. (2000). Dealing with disparity: Identity development of same-sex attracted/gay men raised in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Salt Lake City.

Chakravarty, D., & English, M. (2021). “I don’t like going to gay pride”: Experiences of negotiating LGBTQIA Mormon identity in Utah. Sexuality & Culture, 25, 235-254.

Cragun, R. T., Sumerau, J. E., & Williams, E. (2015). From sodomy to sympathy: LDS elites’ discursive construction of homosexuality over time. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 54(2), 291-310.

Cranney, S. (2017). The LGB Mormon paradox: Mental, physical, and self-rated health among Mormon and non-Mormon LGB individuals in the Utah Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance system. Journal of Homosexuality, 64, 731–744.

Crowell, K. A., Galliher, R. V., Dehlin, J., & Bradshaw, W. S. (2015). Specific aspects of minority stress associated with depression among LDS affiliated non-heterosexual adults. Journal of Homosexuality, 62(2), 242–267.

Dahl, A. L., Galliher, R.V. (2012a). LGBTQ adolescents and young adults raised within a Christian religious context: Positive and negative outcomes. Journal of Adolescence, 35, 1611-1618.

Dahl, A., Galliher, R. V. (2012b). The interplay of sexual and religious identity development in LGBTQ adolescents and young adults: a qualitative inquiry. Identity: An International Journal of Theory and Research, 12, 217-246.

Dehlin, A. J., Galliher, R. V., Legerski, E., Harker, A., & Dehlin, J. P. (2019). Same- and other-sex aversion and attraction as important correlates of quality and outcomes of Mormon mixed-orientation marriages. Journal of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Family Studies, 15, 22-41.

Dehlin, J. P., Galliher, R. V., Bradshaw, W. S., & Crowell, K. A. (2014). Psychosocial correlates of religious approaches to same-sex attraction: A Mormon perspective. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Mental Health, 18(3), 284–311.

Dehlin, J. P., Galliher, R. V., Bradshaw, W. S., & Crowell, K. A. (2015). Navigating sexual and religious identity conflict: A Mormon perspective. Identity: An International Journal of Theory and Research, 15, 1-22.

Dehlin, J. P., Galliher, R. V., Bradshaw, W. S., Hyde, D. C., & Crowell, K. A. (2015). Sexual orientation change efforts among current or former LDS church members. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 62, 95-105.

Dulin, L. S. (n.d.). Toward culturally competent and evidence based advocacy for same-sex attracted individuals/lesbians, gays, and bisexuals in the Latter-day Saint Community Setting. (Unpublished Master’s Thesis). San Diego State University, San Diego, California.

Goodman, M. N. (1997). Searching for self: Identity formation in the Mormon women’s community of the Salt Lake City. The University of Utah.

Goodwill, K. A. (2000). Religion and the spiritual needs of gay Mormon men. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services, 11(4), 23-27.

Grigoriou, J. A. (2014). Minority stress factors for same-sex attracted Mormon adults. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, 1, 471–479.

Ison, D., Saltzburg, S., & Bledsoe, S. E. (2010). A Nietzschean perspective on church affiliation and self-esteem among same-sex-attracted members of the Mormon church. Journal of Progressive Human Services, 21(2), 136–153.

Jacobsen, J., & Wright, R. (2014). Mental health implications in Mormon women’s experiences with same-sex attraction: A qualitative study. The Counseling Psychologist, 42(5), 664–696.

Jacobsen, J. (2017). Comity influences on Mormon women with same-sex sexuality. Culture, Health, & Sexuality, 19(12), 1314-1328.

Johns, R. D., & Hanna, F. J. (2012). Peculiar and queer: Spiritual and emotional salvation for the LGBTQ Mormon. Journal of LGBT Issues in Counseling, 5, 197–219.

Joseph, L. J., & Cranney, S. (2017). Self-esteem among lesbian, gay, bisexual and same-sex-attracted Mormons and ex-Mormons. Mental Health, Religion & Culture, 20(10), 1028–1041.

Kelley, C. L. (2002). Understanding the experiences of Latter-day Saint women with same sex attractions. Alliant International University.

Klundt, J. S., Erekson, D. M., Lynn, A. M., & Brown, H. E. (2021). Sexual minorities, mental health, and religiosity at a religiously conservative university. Personality and Individual Differences, 171.

Lefevor, G. T., Beckstead, A. L., Schow, R. L., Raynes, M., Mansfield, T. R., & Rosik, C. H. (2019). Satisfaction and health within four sexual identity relationship options. The Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, 45(5), 355–369.

Lefevor, G. T., Blaber, I. P., Huffman, C. E., Schow, R. L., Beckstead, A. L., Raynes, M., & Rosik, C. H. (2020) The role of religiousness and beliefs about sexuality in well-being among sexual minority Mormons. The Psychology of Religion and Spirituality., 12(4), 460-470.

Lefevor, G. T., McGraw, J. S., & Skidmore, S. J. (2021). Suicidal ideation among active and nonactive/former Latter-day Saint sexual minorities. Journal of Community Psychology.

Lefevor, G. T., Sorrell, S. A., Kappers, G., Plunk, A., Schow, R. L., Rosik, C. H., & Beckstead, A. L. (2019). Same-sex attracted, not LGBQ: The implications of sexual identity labelling on religiosity, sexuality, and health among Mormons. The Journal of Homosexuality.

Lefevor, G. T., Schow, R. L., Beckstead, A. L., Raynes, M., Young, N., T.,* & Rosik, C. H. (2021). Domains related to single/relationship status satisfaction among sexual minorities raised conservatively religious. Spirituality and Clinical Practice.

Legerski, E., & Harker, A. (2017). The intersection of gender, sexuality, and religion in Mormon mixed-sexuality marriages. Sex Roles, 78, 482-500.

Legerski, E., Harker, A., Jeppsen, C., Armstrong, A., Dehlin, J. P., Troutman, K., & Galliher, R. V. (2017). Mormon mixed-orientation marriages: Variations in attitudes and experiences by sexual orientation and current relationship status. Journal of GLBT Family Studies, 13, 186-209.

Mansfield, T. R. (2017). A phenomenological study of identity and relationship negotiation within latter-day saint (Mormon) couples with a MtF gender variant partner (Doctoral dissertation).

Mattingly, M. S., Galliher, R. V., Dehlin, J. P., Crowell, K. A., & Bradshaw, W. S. (2016). A mixed methods analysis of the family support experiences of GLBQ latter day saints. Journal of GLBT Family Studies, 12(4), 386–409 

McGraw, J. S. (2020). Religious/spiritual struggles, one-upmanship, internalized homophobia and suicide risk among lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer/questioning and same-sex attracted Latter-day Saint (Unpublished masters thesis). Bowling Green State University.

McGraw, J. S., Chinn, J., & Mahoney, A. (2020). Historical, doctrinal, and empirical insights into Latter-day Saints sexual minorities’ psychological and interpersonal functioning. Journal of LGBT Family Studies, 17(2), 168-195.

Moran, M. E. (2007). An examination of women’s sexuality and spirituality: The effects of conversion therapy: A mixed method study. The University of Utah.

Nielson, E. (2016). Inclusivity in the latter-days: Gay Mormons. Mental Health, Religion, and Culture, 9, 752–768.

Nielson, E. (2017). When a child comes out in the latter-days: An exploratory case study of Mormon parents. Mental Health, Religion & Culture, 20, 260–276,

Ogden, B. (2004). A qualitative study of disparate identities: A homosexual Mormon example. San Francisco Bay: Alliant International University.

Robinson, J. W. (1999). Understanding the meaning of change for married Latter-day Saint men with histories of homosexual activity (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). Brigham Young University.

Simmons, B. W. (2017). Coming out Mormon: An examination of religious orientation, spiritual trauma and PTSD among Mormon and ex-Mormon LGBTQQA adults (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of Georgia, Athens, GA.

Sumerau, J. E., & Cragun, R. T. (2014). “Why would our Heavenly Father do that to anyone:” Oppressive othering through sexual classification schemes in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Symbolic Interaction, 37, 331–352.

Toronto, A. K. (2019). LGBQQPA Latter-day Saint experience (Unpublished masters thesis). Teacher’s College, Columbia University.

Tragakis, M. W., & Smith, J. L. (2010). The relation between social identity integration and psychological adjustment: A focus on mainstream and marginalized cultural identities. Identity: An International Journal of Theory and Research, 10, 201–221.

Wolff, J. R., Himes, H. L., Soares, S. D., & Miller Kwon, E. (2016). Sexual minority students in non-affirming religious higher education: Mental health, outness, and identity. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, 3(2), 201–212.

Note: This list was last updated in summer 2021