Working with the lgbtq population

 250 words


Use your Diversity, Oppression, and Social Functioning text to read the following:

  • Chapter 11, “Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People Confront Heterocentrism, Heterosexism, and Homophobia,” pages 162–182.

Use the Capella University Library to read the following:

For this discussion, your fellow learners have created a presentation that contextualizes practice with the LGBTQ population. After you view their presentation, use your post to discuss one or more of the following:

  • What are the key factors that need to be addressed when working with LGBTQ clients?
  • Discuss similarities and differences in the several groups contained within the LGBTQ community.
  • Are there similarities between any of these groups and the groups that you researched?
  • How would you incorporate the key factors into your plan for working with clients from these groups?