Ana Adelstein, PhD and TherapySites expressly disclaim all warranties and responsibilities of any kind, whether express or implied, for the accuracy or reliability of the content of any information contained in this site, and for the suitability, results, effectiveness or fitness for any particular purpose of the content. You are solely responsible for your use or reliance on such information and any foreseeable or unforeseeable consequences arising out of such use or reliance. Due to the stigma and discrimination LGBT individuals face on a regular basis, from society, family members, peers, co-workers, even classmates, there is a unique risk for addiction and mood disorders. The Health of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People assesses the state of science on the health status of LGBT populations, identifies research gaps and opportunities, and outlines a research agenda for the National Institute of Health. To further a deeper understanding of the content, each chapter contains an "Awareness of Attitudes and Beliefs Self-Check," a case narrative relating to the material covered, questions for discussion, and a list of online resources. Explore the issues facing your gay, lesbian, and bisexual clients--and how to deal with them!
Dr. Susan R. Berel, Ph.D.
Stigma, in any form, is a serious impediment to the well-being of those who experience it. We offer fast appointment times and fast evaluation report delivery. Take exit 89, North Druid Hills Road. Search TherapyTribe to find a therapist who is openly LGBT, LGBT-friendly, or specializes in LGBT issues. LGBT Mental Health Issues and Coping with Stigma Research suggests that LGBT individuals are at higher risk for depression, anxiety, and addiction or substance abuse. YP advertisers receive higher placement in the default ordering of search results and may appear in sponsored listings on the top, side, or bottom of the search results page. Take exit 1, and turn left on Sidney Marcus Boulevard.
Dr. Scott Conkright Clinical Psychologist
Due to the stigma and discrimination LGBT individuals face on a regular basis, from society, family members, peers, co-workers, even classmates, there is a unique risk for addiction and mood disorders. Learn more and you will begin to understand that the stigma that surrounds an LGBT orientation is just plain wrong. She is a passionate advocate of transgender and intersex children and adults, and welcomes working with individuals of any sexual, racial or cultural minority. Surround yourself with the right people, such as supportive family members and friends or others who may be dealing with the same issues as you. Drive past Tullie Road stoplight to North Druid Hills Road on your left.
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Description: Ana Adelstein is a licensed clinical psychologist whose been in practice for more than 15 years. Surround yourself with the right people, such as supportive family members and friends or others who may be dealing with the same issues as you. What can I do to prevent this in the future? Life can be unfair at times, and some situations seem uncontrollable.