Support for basic psychological needs in the context of HIV disclosure for older adolescents
Children and Youth Services Review
This study utilized Self-Determination Theory's sub-theory Basic Needs Theory (Deci & Ryan, 2000) to understand older youths' perceptions of support for their basic needs of autonomy, relatedness, and competence in the context of disclosing their HIV status.
Gillard, A., & Roark, M. F. (2013). Support for basic psychological needs in the context of HIV disclosure for older adolescents. Children and Youth Services Review. 35(1), 102-11. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2012.10.021