Lesbian and Gay Youth: Care and Counseling / Edition 1

Lesbian and Gay Youth: Care and Counseling / Edition 1

by Caitlin C. Ryan, Donna Futterman
     
 

In addition to specific guidelines for care and for approaching such sensitive topics as sexual behavior, substance abuse, and suicide, this book also includes the first guidelines (clinical care protocols) on primary care, mental health care, HIV medical and psychosocial care for lesbian and gay youth, and HIV counseling and testing for adolescents.

Columbia

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Overview

In addition to specific guidelines for care and for approaching such sensitive topics as sexual behavior, substance abuse, and suicide, this book also includes the first guidelines (clinical care protocols) on primary care, mental health care, HIV medical and psychosocial care for lesbian and gay youth, and HIV counseling and testing for adolescents.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231111911
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
06/17/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.97(w) x 8.95(h) x 0.51(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Part One Overview: Lesbian and Gay Adolescents: Experiences and Needs Adolescent Health Challenges Lesbian and Gay Adolescents: Identity Development Experiences, Vulnerabilities, and Risks Confidentiality and Legal Issues Part Two Primary Care and Prevention Health Concerns of Lesbian and Gay Adolescents Transgendered Youth Special Populations Adolescent Mental Health Concerns Primary Interventions and Anticipatory Guidance Medical Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention Mental Health Assessments and Treatments Part Three HIV / AIDS Overview: HIV Infection in Adolescents, Including Lesbians and Gay Males HIV Counseling, Testing, and Prevention Clinical Care and Prevention Appendix A: Steering Committee HRSA Conference on the Primary Care Needs ofLesbian and Gay Adolescents, December 5-6, 1994Appendix B: Resources for Primary Care Needs of Lesbian and Gay AdolescentsAppendix C: Resources for Parents and YouthAppendix D: Recommended Reading for ProvidersAppendix E: Adolescent HIV Counseling and Testing ProtocolAppendix F: Clinical Care ProtocolsAppendix G: American Academy of Pediatrics Statement on Homosexualityand Adolescence

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