Investigating Bias in Psychotherapy with BDSM Clients

@article{Kolmes2006InvestigatingBI,
  title={Investigating Bias in Psychotherapy with BDSM Clients},
  author={Keely Kolmes and Wendy Stock and Charles Moser},
  journal={Journal of Homosexuality},
  year={2006},
  volume={50},
  pages={301 - 324}
}
Abstract There is a concern among consensual BDSM participants that they will receive biased care from mental health professionals. Results are presented of an anonymous Internet-based survey administered to both BDSM-identified individuals who have received psychological care and to mental health professionals. The survey included socio-de-mographic data and invited participants to write narrative accounts of biased or culturally sensitive care, from which common themes were identified. Mental… 

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