Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Class agenda and follow up from November 5

Hello again!
Thanks for an insightful conversation around issues going on in your field placements and things you learned during your interview assignment. I will share the powerpoint presentation via Blackboard, but here are the highlights:

Also, we had a guest panel from the newly formed LGBTQ Psychopharmacology Clinic at MCV! Our panelists were: Dr. Lisa Griffin: Licensed Clinical Psychologist, and Will Maixner: Associate Administrator and Director of Strategic Planning & Development.

Our assigned supplemental readings were:

  • (Optional) Barber, M. E. (2009). Lesbian, gay, and bisexual people with severe mental illness. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Mental Health, 13(2), 133–142. doi:10.1080/19359700902761305
  • Cochran, B. N., & Cauce, A. M. (2006). Characteristics of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals entering substance abuse treatment. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 30(2), 135–46. doi:10.1016/j.jsat.2005.11.009
  • Meyer, I. H. (1995). Minority stress and mental health in gay men. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 36(1), 38–56.
  • (Optional) Meyer, I. H. (2003). Prejudice, social stress, and mental health in lesbian, gay, and bisexual populations: conceptual issues and research evidence. Psychological bulletin, 129(5), 674–97. doi:10.1037/0033-2909.129.5.674
  • Riggle, E. D. B., Whitman, J. S., Olson, A., Rostosky, S. S., & Strong, S. (2008). The positive aspects of being a lesbian or gay man. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 39(2), 210–217. doi:10.1037/0735-7028.39.2.210
  • Semp, D. (2011). Questioning heteronormativity: using queer theory to inform research and practice within public mental health services. Psychology and Sexuality, 2(1), 69–86. doi:10.1080/19419899.2011.536317

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