Affirmative Psychotherapy with Older Bisexual Women and Men

  title={Affirmative Psychotherapy with Older Bisexual Women and Men},
  author={Bobbi Keppel},
  journal={Journal of Bisexuality},
  pages={104 - 85}
  • B. Keppel
  • Published 31 July 2006
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Bisexuality
SUMMARY When bisexual clients come to therapy, they are likely to bring specific bisexual aging issues, including coming out, isolation, lack of supportive social networks, and the impact of agism, homophobia, bi-negativity and biphobia in their personal and professional lives. Many have been ignored, patronized, and/or discounted because of their bisexual orientation and will not reveal their identity until the therapist demonstrates an understanding, accepting, and supportive attitude toward… 
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