Books & PDF

Standards to Guide Practice

Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment by Mickey Eliason.  Download Substance Abuse Standards

Top Health Issues for LGBT Populations: Information and Resource Kit (SAMHSA – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration). Download Top LGBT Health Issues

Taking a Sexual History: Guide from the CDC SexualHistory

Books and Texts

Lesbian Health 101: A Clinician’s Guide (2010).  This book represents the cutting edge of what is known about lesbian health and also provides insight into women’s health in general. This book will be useful to clinicians and students, as well as lesbians out&proudthemselves.

LGBTQ Cultures: What Health Care Professionals Need to Know about Sex and Gender Diversity (2009).  The purpose of this online-only book is to serve as an introduction to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) health issues and offer health care professionals tools for creating safer and more inclusive environments for the people they serve, and a more humane workplace for their LGBTQ coworkers. It provides a broad overview of the issues that are shared among those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, or queer.

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