Category Archives: Gay & Lesbian

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Gay and Lesbian Issues: Abstracts of the Psychological and

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Develop the best way to enlist volunteers to continue to support our functions and develop new leadership. Barriers to identification as LGBT—Because of concerns about stigma and privacy, individuals may be reluctant to answer research questions about their same-sex sexual behavior or gender nonconformity. Lesbians, gay men, and their parents: A critique of LaSala and the prevailing clinical “wisdom.” Family Process, 39(2), 257-266. An analysis of the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey III (NHANES III) by Cochran and Mays revealed that there was a significantly higher prevalence of suicidal ideation and suicide attempts among homosexual men than among their heterosexual counterparts.[1] The National Lesbian Health Care Study found that more than half of their study sample had experienced thoughts of suicide at some time and 18% had attempted suicide .[8] This compares to 33% and 4%, respectively, for women in the United States, as reported in the Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study.[13] Therefore, it is critically important to screen all gay and lesbian patients for suicidal ideation and be familiar with institutional protocols for managing suicidal patients.
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Sex Positives?: Cultural Politics of Dissident Sexualities

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One needs to look no further than the prison population to see evidence of homosexual behavior in otherwise heterosexual individuals. (And I’m not including incidents of prison rape in this analysis.) Also, the work of Alfred Kinsey in the 1950s determined that most individuals are not exclusively homosexual or heterosexual, but most fall somewhere in the between the two. There are no firm figures for Australia’s intersex population.
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Feminism is Queer: The intimate connection between queer and

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Journal of Lesbian Studies,9(3), 57–68. lesbians in recovery from addiction. The Los Alamos National Lab is the single largest employer. Coming out can be a risky process, but also an empowering experience for LGB individuals (Matthews, 2007). In 2000 that count also includes if—I'll use myself as an example—if I identified a male person in my household as my husband/wife, they would also be counted in—just so you know, in 1990 when that happened, Census changed the same sex person's sex because they said that just can't be right, so they made them a married couple.
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Other Women

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This is true even though many barriers to establishing secure families exist. Many therapists make this mistake when working with straight couples as well. RUTH EISENBERG, Harmon, Curran, Spielberg & Eisenberg, LLP: Actually, transgender probably is the issue that's most on the cutting edge of gay rights. In the 1970s and 1980s John Boswell raised it to a new level of methodological and historical sophistication, although his position shifted over time to one of virtual agnosticism between essentialists and their critics.
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Thinking Class: Sketches from a Cultural Worker

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Furthermore, LGBT people aren't all alike; an understanding of the various subgroups and demographic factors is vital to providing patient-centered care. We empower lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics by providing education, advocacy, professional development, networking, and peer support. Massachusetts becomes the first state to legalize gay marriage. The gay community’s response to Big Tobacco began on the West coast in the ’90s, and has since spread throughout the country­often taking on an angry, frustrated tone.
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The Gay Liberation Youth Movement in New York: 'An Army of

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Separately, both of the articles unveiled ways that lesbians and gay men understand their identity development and found this process to parallel other developmental processes. Journal-of-Gay-and-Lesbian-Social-Services; 4, 2, 115-129,1996 Fontaine,-Janet-H. But it is not known whether these differences in brain are present at birth or if they occur over a lifetime. During Franco’s rule in Spain, homosexuality was illegal. Harder to explain actions of 10% of the population as “fringe” behavior 1.
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Gay Pride Notebook 79: Purchase of this notebook makes a

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Interestingly, CAP's infographics show significant increases in Americans of color in some of those very states, and not all among Latinos, as is often the caricature offered by rightwing fear mongers. This ground-breaking book challenges this idea and offers vital insight into practice based on understanding individuals, their life histories, personal identities and circumstances. HAL's 15-ship fleet range from the 2,650-passenger Koningsdam to the 835-passenger Prinsendam.
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Christianity, Social Tolerance, and Homosexuality: Gay

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In 2011, VA added gender identity and parental status to the list of protected bases in the Secretary’s Policy Statement (signed on June 13, 2011). Kinsey rated sexual orientation on a continuous spectrum of 0 (exclusively heterosexual) to 6 (exclusively homosexual). Three museums, Sharlot Hall Museum, Phippen Museum, and Smoki Museum, boast informative exhibits on Arizona’s territorial history and native cultures. How people—how they act, what their desire is, and how they self-identify.
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The C.A.M.P. Guide to Sex and the Single Gay

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Such targeted strategies can be measured and evaluated to determine their effectiveness. The largest major city gay population outside London. In some cases, respondents may decide not to participate in the study at all, thereby reducing the overall response rate and possibly making the sample less representative of the larger population. According to a Federal law, lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgenders (LGBTs) are not protected against workplace discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation in the private sector.
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Bohemian Los Angeles: and the Making of Modern Politics

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They could still be wiped out by a plague or something, but turning gay would not kill off the species. Shocking rates of tobacco abuse among gay men have prompted discussion of a specific intervention directed at the LGBTIQ community. In turn, patients may experience better health care outcomes. But you still have to decide if you want to take the risk. Sexual orientation differences as deficits: Science and stigma in the history of American psychology.
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