Handbook of LGBT elders : an interdisciplinary approach to principles, practices, and policies / Debra A. Harley, Pamela B. Teaster, editors.

Cham ; New York : Springer, [2016]
xviii, 691 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm


Summary note
"This groundbreaking resource presents a wealth of findings and perspectives previously unseen in LGBT literature. Its focus on psychological, sociopolitical, and care delivery issues affecting LGBT elders reveals both the nuanced interplay between sources of identity and multiple sources of stigma and discrimination."--Back cover.
Chapters include discussion questions and learning exercises.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Theories, Constructs, and Applications in Working with LGBT Elders in Human Services / Debra A. Harley and Pamela B. Teaster -- Sexual Minority Status and Aging / Pamela B. Teaster, John T. White and Sujee Kim -- Family Relationships of Older LGBT Adults / Katherine R. Allen and Karen A. Roberto -- Deconstructing Multiple Oppressions Among LGBT Older Adults / Tracy Robinson-Wood and Amanda Weber -- The Intersection of Identities of LGBT Elders: Race, Age, Sexuality, and Care Network / Melanie D. Otis and Debra A. Harley -- African-American and Black LGBT Elders / Debra A. Harley -- American Indian, Alaska Native, and Canadian Aboriginal Two-Spirit/LGBT Elderly / Debra A. Harley and Reginald J. Alston -- Asian American and Native Pacific Islander LGBT Elders / Debra A. Harley -- European LGBT Elders / Melanie D. Otis -- Hispanic/Latino LGBT Elders / Debra A. Harley -- Elder LGBT Veterans and Service Members / Thomas W. Miller -- LGBT Elders and the Criminal Justice System / Tina Maschi, Jo Rees, Eileen Klein and Ron Levine -- Immigrant LGBT Elders / Amanda E. Sokan and Tracy Davis -- Understanding Transgender Elders / Loree Cook-Daniels -- Bisexuality: An Invisible Community Among LGBT Elders / William E. Burleson -- An Overview of Aging and Mistreatment of LGBT Elders / Amanda E. Sokan and Pamela B. Teaster -- Mistreatment and Victimization of LGBT Elders / Pamela B. Teaster and Amanda E. Sokan -- The Prevalence of Elder Bullying and Impact on LGBT Elders / Robin P. Bonifas -- Impact of Healthcare Reform on LGBT Elders / Debra A. Harley -- Healthcare, Sexual Practices, and Cultural Competence with LGBT Elders / Tracy Davis and Amanda E. Sokan -- LGBT Elders in Nursing Homes, Long-Term Care Facilities, and Residential Communities / John T. White and Tracey L. Gendron -- End-of-Life Issues for LGBT Elders / David Godfrey -- Mental Health Counseling of LGBT Elders / Tracey L. Gendron, Terrie Pendleton and John T. White -- Substance Use Disorders Intervention with LGBT Elders / Debra A. Harley and Michael T. Hancock -- LBGT Elders in Rural Settings, Small Towns, and Frontier Regions / Debra A. Harley -- Law Enforcement and Public Safety of LGBT Elders / Randy Thomas -- The Role of Religious and Faith Communities in Addressing the Needs of LGBT Elders / Debra A. Harley -- No Money, No Work, and You're Old / Brian McNaught -- LGBT Intersection of Age and Sexual Identity in the Workplace / Debra A. Harley and Pamela B. Teaster -- Isolation, Socialization, Recreation, and Inclusion of LGBT Elders / Debra A. Harley, Linda Gassaway and Lisa Dunkley -- Counseling LGBT Elders / Steven D. Johnson and Anthony Fluty Jr. -- Advocacy and Community Needs Assessment / Robert Espinoza -- Disabilities and Chronic Illness Among LGBT Elders: Responses of Medicine, Public Health, Rehabilitation, and Social Work / Debra A. Harley -- Ethical Standards and Practices in Human Services and Health Care for LGBT Elders / Pamela B. Teaster and Amanda E. Sokan -- Trends, Implications, and Future Directions for Policy, Practice, and Research on LGBT Elders / Pamela B. Teaster and Debra A. Harley -- Implications of DOMA and the Supreme Court Ruling on Same-Sex Marriage for Spousal Benefits / Debra A. Harley and Pamela B. Teaster.
Other title(s)
Handbook of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender elders
  • 9783319036229 (hardcover)
  • 331903622X (hardcover)
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