LGBT Psychology and Mental Health: Emerging Research and Advances

LGBT Psychology and Mental Health: Emerging Research and Advances

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ISBN-13: 9781440843389
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/27/2017
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 283
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Richard Ruth, PhD, is a clinical psychologist, psychoanalyst, neuropsychologist, and family therapist, as well as associate professor of clinical psychology and director of training at The George Washington University PsyD program.

Erik Santacruz, EdD, M.Psy, is a clinical psychologist in training at the Children's National Medical Center in Washington, DC, where he works with children, adolescents, and young adults infected with HIV perinatally.

Table of Contents

Series Foreword Judy Kuriansky vii

1 Introduction: Why This Book and What You Can Expect Richard Ruth Erik Santacruz 1

2 New Developments in LGBT Development: What's New and What's (Still) True Stephen L. Forssell 15

3 Making Psychology Trans-Inclusive and Trans- Affirmative: Recommendations for Research and Practice Riddhi Sandil Shane Henise 47

4 How Contemporary Psychoanalysis Contributes to LGBT Psychology: Examining and Addressing Gender Fluidity and Diversity as We Slide toward 21st-century Transformations Shara Sand 69

5 LGBT Psychology and Ethnic Minority Perspectives: Intersectionality Barbara C. Wallace Erik Santacruz 87

6 Intersectional Feminism and LGBTIQQA+ Psychology: Understanding Our Present by Exploring Our Past Deanna N, Cor Christian D. Chan 109

7 Caught at the Intersections: Microaggressions toward Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer People of Color Kevin L. Nadal Tanya Erazo Julia Schulman Heather Han Tamara Deutsch 133

8 Addictions and Substance Abuse in the LGBT Community: New Approaches Barbara C. Wallace Erik Santacruz 153

9 Health Disparities and LGBT Populations Barbara C. Wallace Erik Santacruz 177

10 Challenges in Moving toward the Resolution, Reduction, and Elimination of Health Disparities for LGBT Populations Barbara C. Wallace Erik Santacruz 197

11 LGBT Health and LGBT Psychology: Emerging Policy Issues Ronald L. Schlittler Melissa J. Grey Timothy Popanz 217

12 Quality and Equality: An Interdisciplinary Graduate Program to Develop Agents of Change in LGBT Health Stephen L. Forssell Nathaniel Swift-Erslev Colin J. Davis Richard Ruth Alyssa N. Zucker Sharon J. Glezen Merle Cunningham Blaine Parrish Carl G. Streed Jr. Ronald L. Schlittler 237

13 Going Forward: Summary and New Directions Richard Ruth Erik Santacruz 259

About the Editors 267

About the Contributors 269

About the Practical and Applied Psychology Series and Series Editor 273

Index 275

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