Author Archives: Peggy Chinn

About Peggy Chinn

feminist, nurse activist, writer, editor of ANS Advances in Nursing Science, quilter, grandmother nurturing the future of the amazing children in my life.

PFLAG

LGBTQ+ Courage Resource! PFLAG is an extraordinary grassroots organization with a growing network of members and chapters in the United States and abroad. Over 380 chapters in the U.S., Canada and other countries provide support for LGBTQ people and their straight … Continue reading

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Call for submissions

Perspectives in Psychiatric Nursing –  Announces a Special Issue January 2019 on Sexual and Gender Minority Health Guest Editorial by Tonda L. Hughes, PhD, RN, FAAN Please consider submitting a manuscript for this Special Issue by November 15, 2018 Submission guidelines … Continue reading

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Mickey Eliason’s Research and Scholarship

LGBTQ+ Courage Resource –  Produced a wide range of articles focusing on LGBTQ health topics – providing a model, and important resources for anyone who is intereted in LGBTQ health. See the key articles of not below – her work … Continue reading

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LYRIC – A Resource for Youth in San Francisco

LGBTQ+ Courage Resources Today we are beginning a series of blog posts featuring groups and individuals who provide critical resources for LGBTQ+ communities!  Some are local, some are regional, and some reach a wide spectrum of LGBTQ+ people, communities and … Continue reading

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American Nurses Association Takes a Stand on LGBTQ Health!

The ANA has issued a major position statement advocating for LGBTQ+ populations – you can download it here  David Keepnews, the nurse scholar who advised on the development of this statement, observed that it is especially important that the fact that this statement … Continue reading

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