Let's Get This Straight: A Gay and Lesbian-affirming Approach to Child Welfare

Let's Get This Straight: A Gay and Lesbian-affirming Approach to Child Welfare

By: Gerald P. Mallon (author)Hardback

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-- Jeane W. Anastas, Ehrenkranz School of Social Work, New York University

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About Author

Gerald P. Mallon is assistant professor of social work at Hunter College. His writings include We Don't Exactly Get the Welcome Wagon: Experiences of Gay and Lesbian Adolescents in Child Welfare Systems. He lives in New York City.

Contents

1. Competent Child Welfare Services for Gay/Lesbian Children, Youth, and Their Families 2. Keeping Families Together: Family-Centered Services and Issues of Sexual Orientation 3. Protecting Gay/Lesbian Children and Youth: Issues of Abuse, Neglect, and Famial Violence 4. Sexual Orientation and the Law: Legal Issues in Child Welfare 5. Gays and Lesbians as Adoptive and Foster Parents 6. Meeting the Needs of Gay/Lesbian Children and Youth in Out-of-Home Care Placements 7. The Runaways and the Homeless: Gay and Lesbian Youth 8. Locked in the Child Welfare Closet--Who's Got the Key?

Product Details

  • publication date: 03/02/2000
  • ISBN13: 9780231111362
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9780231111362
  • weight: 460
  • ISBN10: 0231111363

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