An analysis of issues facing counselors working with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons.
# 93638 | 2,106 words | 11 sources | MLA | 2007 |
Published on Mar 25, 2007 in Psychology (Therapies) , Gender and Sexuality (Homosexuality) , Gender and Sexuality (Sexual Politics) , Gender and Sexuality (Transgender)
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This paper discusses certain general themes that can be identified as common concerns for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons. The paper particularly discusses issues that may be faced by this population group in a counseling setting and how counselors should be educated in ways to assist with identity development, which is a common concern faced by this group.
Sample of Sources Used:
- Akos, P. (2005). Book Review of Handbook of Group Counseling and Psychotherapy. Journal of Counseling and Development, 83(4), 509
- Brown, L. S. (1991). Commentary on the special issue of The Counseling Psychologist: Counseling with lesbians and gay men. The Counseling Psychologist, 19, 235-238.
- Buhrke, R. A., & Douce, L. A. (1991). Training issues for counseling psychologists in working with lesbian women and gay men. The Counseling Psychologist, 19, 216-234.
- Carroll, L., & Gilroy, P. J. (2002). Transgender Issues in Counselor Preparation. Counselor Education and Supervision, 41(3), 233+.
- Carroll, L., Gilroy, P. J., & Ryan, J. (2002). Counseling Transgender, Transsexual, and Gender-Variant Clients. Journal of Counseling and Development, 80(2), 131+.
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