All the answers straight clinicians need to work effectively with gay and lesbian clients. It has been over three decades since the American Psychiatric Association removed homosexuality as a category of deviant behavior from the DSM. Same-sex marriage is recognized in certain states, gay-straight alliances are springing up in high schools across the country, and major religious denominations are embracing gay clergy. Yet despite the sea change of attitudes toward homosexuality, many well-meaning straight therapists are still at a loss as to how to effectively counsel their gay and lesbian clients. This book will offer straight therapists the tools they need to counsel gay and lesbian clients effectively.They are letting you live with them rent-free until you get back on your feet. They are paying your bills and your therapy. What more do you want from them?a At first Arif took his therapista#39;s words to heart, wondering if he was asking too much ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Gay Affirmative Therapy for the Straight Clinician: The Essential Guide|
|Publisher||:||W. W. Norton & Company - 2011-05-02|