Building a sound support system and developing unique coping skills are among the steps LGBTQ clients can take to help avoid problematic substance use.
A NALGAP President's Award recipient discusses the importance of ethical self-inquiry in clinical work.
NALGAP president Phil McCabe says this weekend's tragedy should remind us to hold accountable anyone who espouses hate.
Addiction expert, author and therapist David Fawcett addresses the meth epidemic in gay male communities and discusses implications for effective and affirmative treatment.
Guest blogger Buster Ross shares his experience as an advocate to end reparative therapy for lesbian, gay and bisexual individuals.
A NALGAP board member presents compelling considerations for working with Transgender individuals in addiction/recovery treatment.
A NALGAP Board Member discusses the significance of Affirmative Treatment
Dr. Raven James, author of “Sexuality and Addiction: Making Connections, Enhancing Recovery,” discusses the importance of the coming-out process for LGBTs
Successful HIV prevention programs target substance use, sexual arousal, environmental factors, partner characteristics, and each client's preexisting competencies.
Intimate partner violence occurs in LGBT relationships at about the same rate as heterosexual relationships, yet clinicians don't often ask about its occurrence. Even worse, resources are almost non-existent.