Monthly Archives: July 2012

Spouses, parents, and other family members share overlapping needs

I’m looking forward to speaking by phone tomorrow with a group of MSW students (Master in Social Work) at the University of Kansas. The class is “Social Work with LGBT Clients,” and is meant to prepare future clinical social workers. … Continue reading

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Transgender rights law takes effect in Massachusetts

Yay that on July 1, the Massachusetts Transgender Equal Rights Act, which bars discrimination in employment, housing, education, and lending, went into effect. Now if only we can make discrimination on the basis of gender identity illegal in all states, … Continue reading

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