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LGBTQ Task Force

The mission of the LGBT Task Force is to educate NYSPA members about the best practice with LGBT populations, to promote and disseminate research in this area and to create a safe and welcoming environment for LGBT psychologists in NYSPA.

Chair: Herb Gingold, PhD

Members:
Deborah Glazer, PhD
Barbara Kapetanakes, PsyD
Dan Kaplin, PhD
Glenn Marron, PhD
Candice Martin, PhD
Dianne Polowczyk, PhD
Robert Raymond, PhD
Charles Silverstein, PhD

 

APA’s Resources

APA Q&A Homosexuality

https://www.apa.org/topics/lgbt/orientation.aspx

http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/sexual-orientation.aspx

http://www.psychiatry.org/lgbt-sexual-orientation

 

APA Resources for the positive mental health treatment of LGBT

https://www.apa.org/pi/lgbt/resources/promoting-good-practices.aspx

 

APA LGBT and  Mental Health Statistics

http://www.apa.org/monitor/feb02/newdata.aspx

 

ACA’s Resources

Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Issues in Counseling:

Counseling Competencies for Counseling with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, and Ally Individuals

http://nebula.wsimg.com/1dd769bd4535f9c08aab90349d881bf2?AccessKeyId=720287C8355A159AB9E1&disposition=0&alloworigin=1

 

Competencies for Counseling Transgender Clients

http://nebula.wsimg.com/84e8fe2e0d2b3df3c4494f57cf6746df?AccessKeyId=720287C8355A159AB9E1&disposition=0&alloworigin=1

 

ACLU

ACLU: Schools In Transition: Guide to Supporting Transgender Students in K-12 Schools

https://www.aclu.org/sites/default/files/field_document/schools.in_.transition.2015.pdf

 

AHRQ

AHRQ Health Disparities Reports

http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/index.html

 

CDC’s Resources

CDC on Mental Health Treatment with LGBT

http://www.cdc.gov/msmhealth/mental-health.htm

 

CDC - LGBT Youth

http://www.cdc.gov/lgbthealth/youth.htm

 

Family Acceptance Project

Family Acceptance Project on Supportive Families

http://familyproject.sfsu.edu/publications

 

Fenway Institute’s Resources

Fenway Institute - Providing for the well-being of LGBT patients

http://www.gaphc.org/sites/default/files/filepicker/3/Providing%20Quality%20Care%20for%20LGBT.pdf

 

IMPROVING THE HEALTH CARE OF LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER PEOPLE: Understanding and Eliminating Health Disparities

http://www.lgbthealtheducation.org/wp-content/uploads/12-054_LGBTHealtharticle_v3_07-09-12.pdf

 

GLBT Health Project

GLBT Health Project Community Standards for working with the LGBT community

http://www.glbthealth.org/documents/SOP.pdf

 

Human Rights Campaign

HRC- Health Equality Index 2014

http://www.hrc.org/campaigns/healthcare-equality-index#.U03jaPldXFs

 

Kaiser Foundation

Health and Access to Care and Coverage for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Individuals in the U.S. (2015)

http://kff.org/disparities-policy/issue-brief/health-and-access-to-care-and-coverage-for-lesbian-gay-bisexual-and-transgender-individuals-in-the-u-s/

 

Lambda Legal

Lambda Legal Resources

http://www.lambdalegal.org/all

 

LGBT Task Force’s Resources

LGBT Task Force - Conversion Therapy

https://www.apa.org/pi/lgbt/resources/therapeutic-response.pdf

 

LGBT Task Force - Gender Identity

http://www.apa.org/pi/lgbt/resources/policy/gender-identity-report.pdf

http://www.transgenderlaw.org/medicalhealthcare/NGLTF_DSM_Statement.pdf

 

LGBT Task Force - Final Report on Military Inclusion of LGBT

http://www.apa.org/pi/lgbt/resources/19-44-taskforce-report.pdf

 

Make The Road’s Resources

Issues Impacting Trans and Gender Non-Conforming New Yorkers

http://www.maketheroad.org/pix_reports/Trans%20Forum%20Fact%20sheet%20ENG.pdf

 

Movement Advancement Project’s Resources

Ally’s Guide to Talking about LGBT Issues (Series)

http://www.lgbtmap.org/talking-about-lgbt-issues-series

 

State Policy Profile of LGBT Equality- New York

http://www.lgbtmap.org/equality_maps/profile_state/35

 

Understanding Issues Facing Transgender Americans

http://www.lgbtmap.org/file/understanding-issues-facing-transgender-americans.pdf

 

NAMI’s Resources

NAMI LGBT Resource Library

http://www.namihelps.org/education/glbt-resources.html

 

National Coalition for the Homeless

LGBTQ Homelessness

http://nationalhomeless.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/LGBTQ-Homelessness.pdf

 

National LGBTQ Task Force

National LGBTQ Task Force Publications

http://www.thetaskforce.org/category/fact-sheets-infographics/

 

New York State

NYS Comptroller Guide of Services and Resources

http://comptroller.nyc.gov/wp-content/uploads/documents/LGBTQ_Guide_2015.pdf

 

PEW

PEW Report on Attitudes towards LGBT Americans (2013)

http://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2013/06/13/a-survey-of-lgbt-americans/

 

PFLAG’s Resources

PFLAG Resources for Parents of LGBT Children

http://pflagdc.org/resources/publications/

 

PFLAG: Statistics You Should Know About Gay & Transgender Students

http://www.pflagnyc.org/safeschools/statistics

 

SAMHSA’s Resources

SAMHSA Top Health Issues for LGBT Populations Information & Resource Kit

http://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content/SMA12-4684/SMA12-4684.pdf

 

The Trevor Project’s Resources

Trevor Project: Talking about Suicide and LGBTQ Populations

https://issuu.com/trevorproject/docs/talking_about_suicide_and_lgbt_populations?e=1061075/2661331

 

Trevor Project: Facts about Suicide

http://www.thetrevorproject.org/pages/facts-about-suicide

 

United Nations Development Programme

UNDP: Lost in Transition: Transgender People, Rights and HIV Vulnerability in the Asia-Pacific Region

http://www.undp.org/content/dam/undp/library/hivaids/UNDP_HIV_Transgender_report_Lost_in_Transition_May_2012.pdf

 

Wake Forest

Wake Forest - LGBT Health Disparities and the ACA

http://cooperproject.org/lgbt-health-disparities-and-the-affordable-care-act/