Affirmative Practice: What Did You Learn?
by Rachel L. West, MSW, LMSW
The Political Social Worker
Before answering I ask that you think about what you learned as a Social Work student with regards to working with gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender clients. I have heard Social Workers say that their class included course work on GLB clients but glossed over or ignored transgender clients.
Affirmative Practice: Understanding and Working with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Persons. Ski Hunter and Jane C. Hickerson. NASW Press.
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