Handbook of LGBT Issues in Community Mental Health
Take your knowledge of the mental health issues that affect LGBT people to the next level!
The Handbook of LGBT Issues in Community Mental Health provides reliable, up-to-date information on clinical issues, administrative practices, and health concerns related to the provision of public sector mental health services to LGBT people. The handbook presents clinical case material and describes various current clinical programs, with details about how they were developed and fostered, as well as their unique role in the provision of mental health services to this population. Contributors share their experiences developing two of the largest public LGBT programs in the United States and offer practical strategies for developing LGBT mental health programming in any community.
This single source brings together mental health clinicians, administrators, and advocates whose work involves public sector issues that concern the LGBT community. These seasoned experts provide in-depth information for those who need to know about the current state of mental health care in public psychiatry for LGBT individuals. The book also explores the professional and popular literature on the subject, providing a broad overview of the issues in this expanding clinical area.
The Handbook of LGBT Issues in Community Mental Health contains five chapters that target policy, administrative, and programmatic issues, providing a neglected perspective for clinicians, program developers, administrators, advocates, and funders. In addition, you’ll find:
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
of LGBT Issues
Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender People Receiving
Index Guide to College Journals core list compiled by integrating
A Program for Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender
www csa com 1991
Providing Mental Health Services for LGBT Teens
The Community Health Project
adolescents advocacy agencies American Psychiatric Association bisexual and transgender Charles Silverstein clinic clinicians Community Mental Health culturally competent docdelivery Document Delivery Service E-mail address Empire State Pride federal funding Gay & Lesbian Gay and Lesbian gender identity gender identity disorder Haworth Document Delivery Haworth Medical Press Haworth Press Health and Human Health Center Hellman heterosexual homophobia homosexuality Hospital Human Services Jack Drescher JGLP key informant Latino lesbian and gay Lesbian Psychotherapy LGBT clients LGBT community LGBT health LGBT individuals LGBT issues LGBT mental health LGBT population LGBT program LGBT-affirming major mental illness mental health programs mental health services mental health system organizations patients Pride Agenda public health public mental health public sector Ryan White schizophrenia serious mental illnesses sexual minority sexual orientation social service South Beach staff substance abuse support groups therapist therapy tion transsexual treatment two-spirit York City