Clinical Issues in Working With Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Clients.

@article{Pachankis2004ClinicalII,
  title={Clinical Issues in Working With Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Clients.},
  author={J. Pachankis and M. Goldfried},
  journal={Psychotherapy},
  year={2004},
  volume={41},
  pages={227-246}
}
This article discusses some of the key clinical issues for therapists to consider when working with lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) clients. After a discussion of the biases that can influence psychotherapy, guidelines are given for conducting LGB-affirmative therapy that avoids these biases. Issues that therapists need to be familiar with in working with LGB clients include LGB identity development; couple relationships and parenting; LGB individuals as members of families; the unique… Expand
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