Contributors: Hoy-Ellis, C. P., Shiu, C., Sullivan, K. M., Kim, H., Sturges, A. M., & Fredriksen-Goldsen, K. I.
Topic: Mental Health/Health, Research Studies
Population Focus: LGBTQ Elders, Transgender and Gender Nonconforming
In this research article, the relationship between prior military service, identity stigma, and mental health among transgender older adults is identified. By identifying the role of military service in the mental health of transgender older adults, this study provides insights into how prior military service may contribute to resilience and positive mental health outcomes.