Data for: Minority Stress, Social Integration, and the Mental Health Needs of LGBTQ Asylum Seekers in North America

Published: 31 March 2020| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/yx8stwbjhr.1
Samara Fox


Data set includes de-indentified results of a survey of 308 LGBTQ asylum seekers in North America. Results include demographics, scores on the RHS-15 Refugee Health Screener, LGBTQ community connection, sources of social support, identity disclosure and acceptance, as well as preferences regarding social and mental health interventions. Analysis includes determinants of a positive screening for mental distress on the RHS-15 based on logistic regression.



Social Sciences, Psychology, Epidemiology, Mental Health