Publications: 

Below is a list of publications from members of the research team. Not all studies were led by the research group, but are listed here to show the variety of work we've been involved in. 
37. Puckett, J. A., Maroney, M. R., Wadsworth, L. P., Mustanski, M., & Newcomb, M. E. (2019). Coping with discrimination: The insidious effects of gender minority stigma on the depression and anxiety in transgender individuals. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 76, 176-194. https://doi.org/10.1002/jclp.22865
 
36. Puckett, J. A., Matsuno, E., Dyar, C., Mustanski, B., & Newcomb, M. E. (2019). Mental health and resilience in transgender individuals: What type of support makes a difference? Journal of Family Psychology, 33, 954-964. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/fam0000561
 
35. Puckett, J. A., DuBois, L. Z., McNeill, J. N., & Hanson, C. L. (2019). The association between social dominance orientation, critical consciousness, and gender minority stigma. Journal of Homosexuality. Advance online publication: doi: 10.1080/00918369.2019.1603493
34. Puckett, J. A. (2019; invited submission). An ecological approach to therapy with gender minorities: Special issue commentary. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 26, 254-269.
33. Puckett, J. A., Maroney, M. R., Wadsworth, L. P., Mustanski, M., & Newcomb, M. E. (2019). Coping with discrimination: The insidious effects of gender minority stigma on the depression and anxiety in transgender individuals. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 76, 176-194. https://doi.org/10.1002/jclp.22865
 
32. Puckett, J. A., Wolff, J., Gunn, H. A., Woodward, E., & Pantalone, D. W. (2018). An investigation of religion and spirituality of sexual minorities in the United States: Exploring perceptions, intrinsic religiosity, and outness to religious communities. The International Journal for the Psychology of Religion, 28, 145-161.
 
31. Fox Tree-McGrath, C. A., Puckett, J. A., Reisner, S. L., & Pantalone, D. W. (2018). Sexuality and gender affirmation in transgender men who have sex with cisgender men. International Journal of Transgenderism, 19, 389-400.
30. Puckett, J. A., Barr, S. M., Wadsworth, L. P., & Thai, J. (2018). Considerations for clinical work and research with transgender and gender diverse individuals. the Behavior Therapist, 41, 253-262.
 
29. Puckett, J. A., *Cleary, P., Rossman, K., Mustanski, B., & Newcomb. M. (2018). Barriers to gender-affirming care for transgender and gender nonconforming individuals. Sexuality Research and Social Policy, 15, 48-59.
 
28. Puckett, J. A., Feinstein, B. A., Newcomb, M. E., & Mustanski, B. (2018). Trajectories of internalized heterosexism among young men who have sex with men. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 47, 872-889.
27. 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 decentering. Stigma & Health, 3, 9-15.
26. Rood, B. A., Maroney, M. R., Berman, A. K., Puckett, J. A., Reisner, S. L., & Pantalone, D. W. (2017). Identity concealment in transgender adults: A qualitative examination of minority stress and gender affirmation. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 87, 704-713.
25. Rood, B. A., Reisner, S. L., Puckett, J. A., Surace, F. I., Berman, A. K., & Pantalone, D. W. (2017). Internalized transphobia: Exploring perceptions of social messages in transgender and gender nonconforming adults. International Journal of Transgenderism, 18, 411-426.
24. Puckett, J. A., Newcomb, M., Garofalo, R., & Mustanski, B. (2017). Examining the conditions under which internalized homophobia is associated with substance use and condomless sex in young MSM: The moderating role of impulsivity. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 51, 567-577. 
23. Puckett, J. A., Newcomb. M., Ryan, D., Garofalo, R., & Mustanski, B. (2017). Internalized and perceived stigma: A validation study of the constructs in a sample of young men who have sex with men. Sexuality Research and Social Policy, 14, 1-16.
 
22. Puckett, J. A., & Levitt, H. M. (2017). Genderqueer. In The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.
 
21. Puckett, J. A., & Levitt, H. M. (2017). Androgyny. In The SAGE Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications, Inc.
 
20. Puckett, J. A., Horne, S. G., Herbitter, C., Maroney, M. R., & Levitt, H. M. (2017). Differences across contexts: Minority stress and interpersonal relationships for lesbian, gay, and bisexual women. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 41, 8-19. doi: 10.1177/0361684316655964
 
19. Puckett, J. A., Horne, S. G., Surace, F., Carter, A., Noffsinger-Frazier, N., Shulman, J., Detrie, P., Ervin, A., & Mosher, C (2017). Predictors of sexual minority youth's reported suicide attempts and mental health. Journal of Homosexuality, 64, 697-715. doi: 10.1080/00918369.2016.1196999
 
18. Puckett, J. A., Maroney, M., Levitt, H. M., & Horne, S. G. (2016). Relations between gender expression, minority stress, and mental health in cisgender sexual minority women and men. Psychology of Sexual Orientation & Gender Diversity, 3, 489-498. DOI: 10.1037/sgd0000201
 
17. Puckett, J. A., Surace, F., Levitt, H. M., & Horne, S. G. (2016). Sexual orientation identity in relation to minority stress and mental health in sexual minority women. LGBT Health, 3, 350-356. doi: 10.1089/lgbt.2015.0088.
 
16. Rood, B. A., Reisner, S. L., Surace, F. I., Puckett, J. A., Maroney, M. R., & Pantalone, D. W. (2016). Expecting rejection: Understanding the minority stress experiences of transgender and gender non-conforming individuals. Transgender Health, 1, 151-164. doi:10.1089/trgh.2016.0012
 
15. Puckett, J. A., Newcomb, M. E., Garofalo, R., & Mustanski, B. (2016). The impact of victimization and neuroticism on mental health in young men who have sex with men: Internalized homophobia as an underlying mechanism. Sexuality Research and Social Policy, 13, 193-201. doi:10.1007/s13178-016-0239-8
 
14. Macapagal, K., Coventry, R., Puckett, J. A., Phillips, G., & Mustanski, B. (2016). Geosocial networking app use among men who have sex with men in serious partnerships. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 45, 1513-1524. doi:10.1007/s10508-016-0698-2
 
13. Mustanski, B., Andrews, R., & Puckett, J. A. (2016). The effects of cumulative victimization on mental health among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender adolescents and young adults. American Journal of Public Health, 106, 527-533. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2015.302976
 
12. Pantalone, D. W., Puckett, J. A., & Gunn, H. A. (2016). Psychosocial factors and HIV prevention among gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men. Social and Personality Compass, 10, 109-122. doi: 10.1111/spc3.12234
 
11. Levitt, H. M., Minami, T., Greenspan, S., Puckett, J. A., Henretty, J. R., Reich, C., & Berman, J. S. (2016).  How therapist self-disclosure relates to alliance and outcomes: A naturalistic study. Counselling Psychology Quarterly, 26, 7-28. doi: 10.1080/09515070.2015.1090396.
 
10. Puckett, J. A., & Levitt, H. L. (2015). Internalized stigma within sexual and gender minorities: Change strategies and clinical implications. Journal of LGBT Issues in Counseling, 9, 329-349. doi: 10.1080/15538605.2015.1112336   
 
9. Puckett, J. A., Levitt, H. M., Horne, S. G., & Hayes-Skelton, S. A. (2015). Internalized heterosexism and psychological distress: The mediating roles of self-criticism and community connectedness. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, 2, 426-435.
 
8. Puckett, J. A., & Levitt, H.M. (2015). Butch femme subcultures in sexual minority communities. In J. D. Wright (editor-in-chief), International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences (2nd ed., Vol. 13, pp. 869-874). Oxford: Elsevier.
 
7. Rood, B. A., Puckett, J. A., Pantalone, D. W., & Bradford, J. B. (2015). Predictors of suicidal ideation in a statewide sample of transgender individuals. LGBT Health, 2, 270-275. doi:10.1089/lgbt.2013.0048
 
6. Puckett, J. A., Woodward, E. N., Mereish, E. H., & Pantalone, D. W. (2015). Parental rejection following sexual orientation disclosure: Impact on internalized homophobia, social support, and mental health. LGBT Health, 2, 265-269. doi: 10.1089/lgbt.2013.0024
 
5. Levitt, H. M., Horne, S. G., Puckett, J. A., Sweeney, K. K., & Hampton, M. L. (2015). Gay families: Challenging racial and sexual/gender minority stressors through social support. Journal of GLBT Family Studies, 11, 173-202.
 
4. Horne, S. G., Levitt, H. M., Sweeney, K. K., Puckett, J. A., & Hampton, M. L. (2015). African American gay family networks: An entry point for HIV prevention. Journal of Sex Research, 52, 807-820.
 
3. Horne, S. G., Puckett, J. A., Apter, R. A., & Levitt, H. M. (2014). Positive psychology and LGBTQ populations. In J. T. Pedrotti & L. M. Edwards (Eds.), Perspectives on the Intersection of Multiculturalism & Positive Psychology (pp. 189-202).
 
2. Levitt, H. M., Puckett, J. A., Ippolito, M. R., & Horne, S. G. (2012). Sexual minority women’s gender identity and expression: Challenges and supports. Journal of Lesbian Studies, 16, 153-176. doi: 10.1080/10894160.2011.605009
 
1. Puckett, J. A., Horne, S. G., Levitt, H. M., & Reeves, T. (2011). Out in the country: Rural sexual minority mothers. Journal of Lesbian Studies, 15, 176-186. doi: 10.1080/10894160.2011.521101