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Addiction and Recovery in Gay and Lesbian Persons by Robert J Kus

By Robert J Kus

This publication presents chemical dependency clinicians a sampling of the paintings being performed within the fields of homosexual and lesbian chemical dependency to allow clinicians to supply higher deal with their homosexual and lesbian clients.

After an summary of seven learn reports which research the occurrence of alcoholism and/or chemical dependency in homosexual and lesbian individuals, the contributing authors discover the targeted issues of getting better homosexual and lesbian addicts.

Chapters concentration not just on matters within the fields of homosexual and lesbian chemical dependency yet how clinicians can use this information to higher deal with their homosexual and lesbian consumers.

Readers will locate new details on:

  • operating with HIV optimistic persons
  • homophobia as a severe root in chemically established gays and lesbians
  • confident adjustments for dysfunctional relationships universal with gays and lesbians
  • spirituality in homosexual and lesbian communities
  • the precise wishes of the agricultural gay/lesbian client
  • homosexual men’s teams in AA
  • a retrospective of NALGAP
  • assets and referrals for chemically based homosexual and lesbian persons

    Addiction and restoration in homosexual and Lesbian folks assists social staff and different assisting pros operating with chemically established consumers research extra approximately the right way to appropriately deal with them. homosexual and lesbian folks convalescing from a chemical habit also will locate this publication enlightening.

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Addiction and Recovery in Gay and Lesbian Persons

This e-book offers chemical dependency clinicians a sampling of the paintings being performed within the fields of homosexual and lesbian chemical dependency to allow clinicians to supply larger take care of their homosexual and lesbian consumers. After an outline of seven examine stories which study the occurrence of alcoholism and/or chemical dependency in homosexual and lesbian individuals, the contributing authors discover the designated issues of convalescing homosexual and lesbian addicts.

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