This updated edition focuses critical attention on the need to enhance understanding of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender clients. The editors incorporate new and emerging areas of scholarship and reflect on implications of recent changes in society, including political struggles for gay civil unions, marriage, and adoption rights.
30 Extraordinary Women Come Together to Celebrate a New Era We are at a defining moment in history . . . The world as we know it is shifting from a society based on a predominantly masculine model into a new era, one with women at the forefront as the leaders of the twenty-first century. Within these pages, you’ll discover powerful female voices rising up to educate, guide, and inspire. Behind each story is a woman bold and brave enough to have her voice be heard.
Ranging from the the school curriculum to popular culture, topics include: gender roles, AIDS and HIV education, teen pregnancy, rural youth, prostitution, mental health, race and racism, counseling, gender roles, identity development, discrimination, anti-bias curriculum, children of LGBT parents, film, homophobia, legal issues, various ethnic groups, prejudice, religion, stereotypes, social class, college youth, and youth culture. There is international coverage as well of the United Kingdom, Asia, Australia, South America, and Europe." --Greenwood.
The editors and contributors of this comprehensive text provide a unique and important contribution to LGBT clinical literature. Spanning 30 chapters, they discuss the diverse and complex issues involved in LGBT couple and family therapy. In almost 15 years, this book provides the first in-depth overview of the best practices for therapists and those in training who wish to work effectively with LGBT clients, couples, and families need to know, and is only the second of its kind in the history of the field. The clinical issues discussed include • raising LGBT children • coming out • elderly LGBT issues • sex therapy • ethical and training issues Because of the breadth of the book, its specificity, and the expertise of the contributing authors and editors, it is the definitive handbook on LGBT couple and family therapy.
In "There's Got to Be Something More," Kat Wells explains how she went from experiencing bankruptcy, divorce, miscarriage, losing her job, her home, her health, and wanting to end her life, to manifesting a marriage of twenty-five years, financial freedom, two beautiful homes, several cars-including her husband's beloved Cobra and Jaguar-traveling the world for eight years, perfect health, and a career she loves. In this book you will: -Uncover Limiting Beliefs That Hold You Back from Living the Life of Your Dreams -Discover New Ways to Attract Your Heart's Desires -Learn How to Begin Living an Abundant, Prosperous, and Joyful Life -Gain Tools to Shift Your Focus and Manifest Your Dreams -Be...