The guidelines are intended to inform the practice of psychologists and to provide information for the education and training of psychologists regarding LGB issues. APA Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Concerns ( APA Division 44 – Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues ( Bi Net-USA ( - An umbrella organization and voice for bisexual people Bi Resource BRC is committed to providing support to the bisexual community and raising public awareness about bisexuality and bisexual people Consortium of Directors of LGBT Resources in Higher Educations ( - Mission is to critically transform higher education environments so that lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students, faculty, administrators, staff, and alumni/ae have equity in every respect.
These practice guidelines are built upon the (Division 44/Committee on Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Concerns Joint Task Force on Guidelines for Psychotherapy with Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Clients, 2000) and are consistent with the American Psychological Association (APA) refers to pronouncements, statements, or declarations that suggest or recommend specific professional behavior, endeavors, or conduct for psychologists. Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund ( - Lambda Legal is a national organization committed to achieving full recognition of the civil rights of lesbians, gay men, bisexuals, transgender people and those with HIV through impact litigation, education and public policy work.
Guidelines differ from standards in that standards are mandatory and may be accompanied by an enforcement mechanism. They are intended to facilitate the continued systematic development of the profession and to help ensure a high level of professional practice by psychologists. The relationship of minority stress and flexible coping to psychological well being in lesbian and bisexual women. National Gay and Lesbian Task Force (The Task Force) ( - The mission of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force is to build the grassroots power of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community.
These guidelines are not intended to be mandatory or exhaustive and may not be applicable to every clinical situation. National Youth Advocacy Coalition (NYAC) ( - The National Youth Advocacy Coalition (NYAC) is a social justice organization that advocates for and with young people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or questioning (LGBTQ) in an effort to end discrimination against these youth and to ensure their physical and emotional well-being.
The Artie Awards are an annual ceremony honoring Buffalo's actors, designers and directors.
The annual event is also a fundraising benefit, with all proceeds from the evening (along with proceeds from area theatres' sale of Red Ribbons) going to ECMC's Immunodeficiency Services.
Diversify your revenue streams by adding direct mail and marketing solutions to your traditional offerings.Spectrum delivers turn-key systems along with the sales training required to help your teams succeed.We understand how important your clients are and being a reliable agency-partner capable of extending your internal team and controlling the production process from start to finish has proven to be a powerful combination.Spectrum’s web-to-print solutions provide franchises and nationally distributed companies with effective solutions for scaling the control over their campaigns and providing critical brand management functions as thousands of users procure marketing materials and digital assets.The Guidelines for Psychological Practice with Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Clients were adopted by the APA Council of Representatives, Feb. Gates and Ost (2004) have published an atlas of census-based information on the distribution of lesbian, gay, and bisexual households in towns/cities and states in the United States. National resources tend to be quite stable and can provide psychologists with a wide variety of general information.18-20, 2011, and replace the original Guidelines for Psychotherapy with Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Clients adopted by the Council, Feb. Each of the 21 new guidelines provide an update of the psychological literature supporting them, include a section on "Rationale" and "Application," and expand upon the original guidelines to provide assistance to psychologists in areas such as religion and spirituality, the differentiation of gender identity and sexual orientation, socioeconomic and workplace issues, and the use and dissemination of research on LGB issues. Career development, lesbian identity development, and campus climate among lesbian college students. Van Leeuwen, J., Boyle, S., Salomonsen-Sautel, S., Baker, D., Garcia, J., Hoffman, A., & Hopfer, C. Lesbian, gay, and bisexual homeless youth: An eight-city public health perspective. In addition, many national resources also have information about regional resources.