Follins, L.D. & Lassiter, J. M. (2017) Black LGBT Health in the United States: The Intersection of Race, Gender, and Sexual Orientation. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Follins, L.D. & Dacus, J.-d. (2016). Conceptualizing and developing behavioral HIV prevention interventions for Black gay men. Journal of HIV/AIDS and Social Services.doi: 10.1080/15381501.2015.1116036
Follins, L. D., Paler, L.K., & Nanin, J.E. (2015). Creating and implementing a faculty interest group for historically underrepresented faculty. Community College Journal of Research and Practice. doi: 10.1080/10668926.2014.917595
Follins, L.D., Walker, J., & Lewis, M. K. (2014). Resilience in Black lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals: A critical review of the literature. Journal of Gay and Lesbian Mental Health, 18, 190-212. doi: 10.1080/19359705.2013.828343
Rodriguez, E.M. & Follins, L. D. (2012). Did God make me this way? Expanding psychological research on queer religiosity and spirituality to include intersex and transgender individuals. Psychology & Sexuality, 3, 214-225.
Follins, L. D. (2011). Identity development of young Black lesbians in New York City: An exploratory study. Journal of Gay and Lesbian Mental Health, 15, 368-381.
Book Chapters & Encyclopedia Entries
Lassiter, J.M., Follins, L.D., Smallwood, S.W., Wilton, L., Alexander, A., & Wall, S.S. (2020). Black U.S. Sexual and Gender Minority Mental Health. In E.D. Rothblum (Ed.), The Oxford Handbook of Sexual and Gender Minority Mental Health. New York, NY: Oxford University.
Follins, L. D. (2019). The Case of Wanda: Individual Therapy with a Queer Cisgender Femme of Asian Descent. In S. Sennott, D. Chandler, & D. Constantinides (Eds.) Sex Therapy with Erotically Marginalized Clients: Nine Principles of Clinical Support. New York, NY: Routledge.
Follins, L.D. (2017). People living with HIV/AIDS. In W. R. Burger, Human Services in Contemporary America. Belmont, CA: Brooks Cole.
Follins, L.D. (2017). Black Americans and Sexual Orientation. In K. E. Nadal (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Psychology and Gender. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE.
Poteat, T. & Follins, L D. (2016). Narratives of health among Black trans men: An exploratory intersectional analysis. In L. D. Follins and J. M. Lassiter (Eds.), Black LGBT Health in the United States: The Intersection of Race, Gender, and Sexual Orientation. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Follins, L. D. (2014). Young Black and Latino gay men’s experiences with racial microaggressions. In S. C. Howard (Ed.) Critical Articulations of Race, Gender, and Sexual Orientation. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.
Follins, L.D. (2013). People living with HIV/AIDS. In W. R. Burger, Human Services in Contemporary America (9th ed.). Belmont, CA: Brooks Cole.
“Birthday Surprise, 2003,” Writing Disorder, December 21, 2020. (nonfiction/memoir)
“A Warrior Obliges, 1996,” OyeDrum, October 26, 2020. (nonfiction/memoir)
“The Other Daughter,” Writing Disorder, September 22, 2020. (nonfiction/memoir)
“The Bus Ride, 1973,” 805 Art & Lit, September 9, 2020. (fiction)
“Camp, 1979,” Writing in A Woman’s Voice, August 15, 2020. (nonfiction/memoir)
“Black Women’s Acts of Resistance and Resilience to Trauma,” Feminine Collective, August 2020. (nonfiction/essay)
“Before ADA: My Dad’s Life At The Intersection of Disability, Race, Class, and Gender”, Indelible Ink, July 31, 2020. (nonfiction/essay)
“Waiting to Exhale,” Indelible Ink, June 26, 2020. (nonfiction/essay)
“Life Under ‘Roni’ For Black People With Mental Health Issues”, Medium, April 26, 2020. (nonfiction/essay)
“Five Days Later,” Rigorous Magazine, 2019, Vol. 3, Issue 2. (nonfiction/memoir)
“Tressie, Dolores, and Me: A Woman’s Search for Family (an excerpt), 2018, Emerge: 2017 Lambda Fellows Anthology.
Invited Talks, Video Recordings & Interviews
March 11, 2021. Queer Health Podcast. #8, Queer Women (The Pleasure Issue).
November 18, 2020. Jo Yurcaba. “Is 2020 Turning Us All Into Pessimists?” verywellmind.
October 15, 2020. Jo Yurcaba. “How To Support Someone Who’s Questioning Their Gender.” Good Trades.
October 1, 2020. “An Intersectional Approach to LGBTQI Healthcare.” 2020 Imbasciani-DeSalvo LGBTQ Health Equity Lecture, University of Vermont College of Medicine.
August, 22, 2020. Jo Yurcaba. “How To Support an LGBTQ+ Child.” Woman’s Day.
May 27, 2020. ZAMI NOBLA Podcast. “Dr. Lourdes Dolores Follins on Black LGBTQ Health, Yoruba Spirituality, and Psychotherapy.”
March 18, 2020. Wren Saunders, “11 Self-Care Tips, According to Expert Queer Healers.” them.
August 31, 2019. “Black LGBTQI Aging” panel. ZAMI NOBLA’s East Point Black Pride.
October 10, 2018. Black and Highly Dangerous Podcast. Episode 39: “Pause…Now Let’s Talk” – A Conversation About The LGBTQI Community w/ Dr. Lourdes Dolores Follins.
October 24, 2017. Talks at The Schomberg: Black LBGT Health in the United States. Panel discussion with Emil Wilbekin, Jonathan M. Lassiter, Zayn Silva, and Linda Villarosa.