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Publications

Doan Van, E.E., Mereish, E. H., Woulfe, J., Katz-Wise, S. L. (in press). Perceived discrimination, coping mechanisms, and effects on health in bisexual and other non-monosexual adults. Archives of Sexual Behavior.

Mereish, E.H., Peters, J.R., & Yen, S. (in press). Minority stress and relational mechanisms of suicide among sexual minorities: subgroup differences in the associations between heterosexist victimization, shame, rejection sensitivity, and suicide risk. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior.

 Peters, J.R., Mereish, E.H., Solomon, J.B., Spirito, A., & Yen, S. (in press). Suicide ideation in adolescents following inpatient hospitalization: Intensity and lability over six months of follow up. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior.

Mereish, E. H., Kuerbis, A. N., & Morgenstern, J. (2018). A daily diary study of stressful and positive events, alcohol use, and addiction severity among heavy drinking sexual minority men. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 187, 149-154. doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2018.03.003

Mereish, E. H. (2018). Editorial: Addressing research gaps in sexual and gender minority adolescents' substance use and misuse. Journal of Adolescent Health, 62, 645-646. doi.org/10.1016/j.jadohealth.2018.03.011

Mereish, E. H., Treloar Padovano, H., Wemm, S., Miranda, R. (2018). Appetitive startle modulation in the human laboratory predicts cannabis craving in the natural environmentPsychopharmacology, 235, 1933-1943. doi.org/10.1007/s00213-018-4890-z

Puckett, J. A., Mereish, E. H., Levitt, H. M., Horne, S. G., Hayes-Skelton, S. A. (2018). Internalized heterosexism and psychological distress: The moderating effects of decenteringStigma and Health, 3, 9-15doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/sah0000065

Gamarel, K., Mereish, E. H., Colby, S., Barnett, N., Hayes, K., Jackson, K. (2018). Sexual minority disparities in substance use willingness among youthSubstance Use & Misuse, 53, 170-175. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2017.1327977

Mereish, E. H., Goldbach, J., Burgess, C., DiBello, A. (2017). Sexual orientation, minority stress, social norms, and substance use among racially diverse adolescentsDrug and Alcohol Dependence, 178, 49-56. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2017.04.013

Mereish, E. H., Katz-Wise, S. L., Woulfe, J. (2017). Bisexual-specific minority stressors, psychological distress, and suicidality in bisexual individuals: The mediating role of loneliness. Prevention Science, 18, 716-725. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11121-017-0804-2

Kuerbis, A. N., Mereish, E. H., Hayes, M., Davis, C. M., Shao, S., & Morgenstern, J. (2017). Testing cross-sectional and prospective mediators of internalized heterosexism on heavy drinking, alcohol problems, and psychological distress among heavy drinking men who have sex with menJournal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 78, 113-123.

Goldbach, J., Mereish, E. H, & Burgess, C. (2017). Sexual orientation disparities in the use of emerging drugsSubstance Use & Misuse, 52, 267-271. doi: dx.doi.org/10.1080/10826084.2016.1223691

Mereish, E. H., N’Cho, H. S., Green, C. G., Jernigan, M., & Helms, J. E. (2016). Discrimination and depressive symptoms among Black American men: Moderated-mediation effects of ethnicity and self-esteemBehavioral Medicine, 42, 190-196. doi: 10.1080/08964289.2016.1150804

Gamarel, K. E., Mereish, E. H., Manning, D., Iwamoto, M., Operario, D., & Nemoto, T. (2016). Minority stress, smoking patterns, and cessation attempts: Findings from a community-sample of transgender women in the San Francisco Bay Area. Nicotine & Tobacco Research, 18, 306-313. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntv066. 

Mereish, E. H., & Poteat, V. P. (2015). A relational model of sexual minority mental and physical health: The negative effects of shame on diminished quality relationships, loneliness, and healthJournal of Counseling Psychology, 63, 425-437. doi: 10.1037/cou0000088

Mereish, E. H., & Poteat, V. P. (2015). The conditions under which growth-fostering friendships promote resilience and alleviate psychological distress among sexual minorities: Applications of relational cultural theory.

Mereish, E. H., & Poteat, V. P. (2015). Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, 2, 339-344. doi: 10.1037/sgd0000121

Let’s get physical: Sexual orientation disparities in physical activity, sports involvement, and obesity among a population-based sample of adolescentsAmerican Journal of Public Health, 105, 1842-1848. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2015.302682

Mereish, E. H., Lee, J. H., Gamarel, K. E., Zaller, N. D., & Operario, D. (2015). Sexual orientation disparities in psychiatric and drug use disorders among a nationally representative sample of women with alcohol use disorders. Addictive Behaviors, 47, 80-85. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2015.03.023

Mereish, E. H. (2014). The weight of discrimination: The relationships between heterosexist discrimination and obesity among lesbian women. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, 1, 356-360. doi: 10.1037/sgd0000056

Mereish, E. H., & Bradford, J. (2014). Intersecting identities and substance use problems: Sexual orientation, gender, race, and lifetime substance use problemsJournal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 75, 179-188. doi: 10.15288/jsad.2014.75.179 

Mereish, E. H., O'Cleirigh, C., & Bradford, J. (2014). Interrelationships between LGBT-based victimization, suicide, and substance use problems in a diverse sample of sexual and gender minorities. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 19, 1-13. doi: 10.1080/13548506.2013.780129