Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Concerns

Programs and Services


  • Graduate Student/Early Career Professional Travel Award
    APA's Div. 39 (Psychoanalysis) Sexualities and Gender Identities Committee is pleased to announce the division's new Scholars Program.
    Deadline: Jan. 9, 2015
  • Double-whammy discrimination
    Health-care providers' biases and misunderstandings are keeping some older LGBT patients from getting the care they need. Psychologists are working to change that. Monitor on Psychology®, November 2014
  • An APA amicus brief was cited in the 9th Circuit Court decision (PDF, 480KB) to strike down same-sex marriage bans in Idaho and Nevada. That decision was stayed temporarily by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy. If the stay is lifted, the 9th Circuit Court decision would effectively strike down same-sex marriage bans in Nevada, Arizona, Idaho, Alaska and Montana. Oct. 7, 2014.

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