Not Just a Passing Phase: Social Work with Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual People / Edition 1

Not Just a Passing Phase: Social Work with Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual People / Edition 1

by George Alan Appleby, Jeane W. Anastas, Jeane Anastas
     
 

This comprehensive textbook helps social workers understand and meet the needs of lesbian, gay, and bisexual people. It outlines approaches to a range of everyday problems associated with oppression, family acceptance, shame, identity development, HIV disease, addiction, and more.

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Overview

This comprehensive textbook helps social workers understand and meet the needs of lesbian, gay, and bisexual people. It outlines approaches to a range of everyday problems associated with oppression, family acceptance, shame, identity development, HIV disease, addiction, and more.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231103237
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
03/25/1998
Series:
Foundations of Social Work Knowledge Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
476
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.03(h) x 1.06(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Part 1: Context, Definitions, and Community An Overview Homophobia and HeterosexismUnderstanding the Context of Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Lives Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual IdentitiesDefinitions and Dilemmas Culture, Community, and DiversityPart 2: Life Transitions Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Orientation in Childhood and Adolescence Between Men, Between WomenSexual and Intimate RelationshipsGay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Parents and Their ChildrenGay, Lesbian, and Bisexual People in the World of Work Middle-Aged and Old Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual AdultsPart 3: Special Issues Mental Health Violence in the Lives of Lesbians and Gay MenHIV Disease: A Social Work ResponsePart 4: Conclusion Affirming Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual LivesAppendix 1: ResourcesAppendix 2: Exercises for the Classroom

Columbia University Press

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