DB 2 - been presented as a problem. 3)The assessment and...

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The American Psychological Association  adopted a resolution stating that  "Homosexuality". 1)The literature that classifies homosexuality and bisexuality as mental illness has  been found to be methodologically unsound. 2)when homosexuality and bisexuality are consciously regarded as evidence of mental  illness, a client’s homosexual or bisexual orientation is apt to be viewed as a major  source of the client’s psychological difficulties even when sexual orientation has not 
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Unformatted text preview: been presented as a problem. 3)The assessment and treatment of lesbian, gay, and bisexual clients can be adversely affected by therapists explicit or implicit negative attitudes. Refrence: Halgin, R.P. and Whitbourne, S.K.(2009). Abnormal Psychology Clinical Perspectives on Psychological Disorders. Sixth Edition. NJ:McGraw-Hill Publishers...
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This note was uploaded on 01/31/2011 for the course PSYCH 56550 taught by Professor Henry during the Spring '10 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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