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Lesbian and Gay Youth Issues

A Practical Guide for Youth Workers

by Gerald P. Mallon

  • 241 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by CWLA Press (Child Welfare League of America) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social work with gay youth,
  • Social Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • Social conditions,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Lesbian Studies,
  • Gay Studies,
  • Gay youth,
  • Psychology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages121
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8117176M
    ISBN 100878687785
    ISBN 109780878687787

    Search more t publications that focus on youth and family issues. This book is designed to help youth care providers increase their knowledge about and skills in working with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth and their families. POUGHKEEPSIE, NY—“Smashing History: Years of LGBTIQA Vassar,” a three-day conference that celebrates the accomplishments of prominent Vassar alumnae/i who have distinguished themselves in service to LGBTIQA communities and seeks to inspire participants to take action for the future, will be held from Thursday, November 3, through Saturday, November 5.

    The design of a longitudinal study focused on the development of lesbian, gay, and bisexual youth and the impact of stigmatization on their mental health is described to suggest approaches to the challenges inherent in this research. KW - At-risk youth. KW - Gay. KW - Homosexuality. KW - Lesbian, and bisexual youth. KW - Research methodology.   , the website of the Interagency Working Group on Youth Programs, unveiled a new topic dedicated to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) issues. The section includes comprehensive information and resources for organizations and communities that are interested in providing safe and supportive environments for LGBT youth and.

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