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date: 26 November 2020

Lesbians: Practice Interventionslocked

  • Deana F. MorrowDeana F. MorrowDeana F. Morrow, PhD, LPC, LCSW, LISW-CP, ACSW, is the Department Chair and a Professor of Social Work in the Department of Social Work at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, SC.

Summary

This entry will provide an overview of psychosocial issues and social work intervention relevant to working with lesbians. Practice issues related to the impact of heterosexism, coming out, lesbian identity development, and lesbian couple and family formation will be discussed. Assessment and intervention methods appropriate for social work practice with lesbians will be addressed.

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