Phinney’s Model of Ethnic Identity Development

Phinney’s Model of Ethnic Identity Development Brief Overview Jean S. Phinney developed a three stage model of ethnic identity development (1992) based on research with minority adolescents combined with other ego identity and ethnic identity models, especially the...

Atkinson, Morten and Sue’s Racial and Cultural Identity Development

Atkinson, Morten and Sue’s Racial and Cultural Identity Development Brief Overview Atkinson, Morten, and Sue’s model served to be the primary model of all of the racial identity theories. The model conceptualizes the basic progressions an individual goes through when...

Dillion’s Model of Sexual Identity Development

Dillion’s Model of Sexual Identity Development Brief Overview Dillon et al’s synthesis model is based on Fassinger’s parallel model & Macia’s ego identity model and describes determinations and status of sexual identity development. About the Author Dr....

Worthington et al. Heterosexual Identity Development Theory

Worthington et al. Heterosexual Identity Development Theory Brief Overview Defined heterosexuality identity development as “the individual and social processes by which heterosexualy identified persons acknowledge and define their sexual needs, values sexual...

Fassinger’s Model of Gay and Lesbian Identity Development

Baxter Magolda’s Theory of Self-Authorship Brief Overview Fassinger’s model of gay and lesbian identity development is a model of gay and lesbian identity development that takes into account cultural and contextual influences. Original Citation: McCarn, S.R.,...