We are asking gay men over the age of 18 to complete a questionnaire as a part of a study examining the importance of positive social support for gay men. It is intended that the results will assist in the provision of social support and interventions for gay men experiencing difficulties related to their sexuality.
The results will be used for a master of psychology thesis at the University of Western Sydney. In addition, some of the data will used to write a short report to assist the Twenty10 association improve its services for young gender questioning and sexually diverse people.
The questionnaire should take between 30 – 40 minutes to complete. The responses that you offer will be completely confidential and anonymous. Responses are automatically secured by Verisign through Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption.
For information and to complete the questionnaire please go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=wW2koHkhfjBWWhyk5p72gg_3d_3d
If you are interested in completing this questionnaire please do so by the 31st of August 2009.
This study has been approved by the University of Western Sydney Human Research Ethics Committee (protocol no: H6872).
If you have any concerns or queries about the project, including the questionnaire and results please contact the project supervisor Dr Jim Malcolm at [email protected] or the principle researcher Raina Jardin at [email protected].
We ask that you let other people know about this survey to help us to get a good sample.
With many thanks for your asssistance, Raina