Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender aging : research and clinical perspectives /

"Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Aging brings together cutting-edge research, practical information, and innovative thinking regarding the characteristics and processes of aging among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals. Written by experts in the field, the book covers a rang...

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Other Authors: Kimmel, Douglas C., Rose, Tara., David, Steven, 1967-David,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, 2006
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Table of Contents:
  • Historical context for research on lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender aging / Douglas Kimmel, Tara Rose, Nancy Orel, and Beverly Greene
  • Trans aging / Loree Cook-Daniels
  • The aging bisexual: the invisible of the invisible minority / Sari H. Dworkin
  • Physical and mental health of older lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults / Arnold H. Grossman
  • Sexuality in the lives of aging lesbian and bisexual women / Linda Garnets and Letitia Anne Peplau
  • Gay men and aging: sex and intimacy / Edward A. Wierzalis, Bob Barret, Mark Pope, and Michael Rankins
  • The victimization of older LGBT adults: patterns, impact, and implications for intervention / Kimberly F. Balsam and Anthony R. D'Augelli
  • Use and misuse of alcohol and drugs / Derek D. Satre
  • Aging together: the retirement plans of same-sex couples / Steven E. Mock, Catherine J. Taylor, and Ritch C. Savin-Williams
  • Lesbian and bisexual women as grandparents: the centrality of sexual orientation in the grandparent-grandchild relationship / Nancy Orel
  • Legal concerns of LGBT elders / Matthew R. Dubois
  • End-of-life issues for LGBT older adults / Dean Blevins and James L. Werth, Jr
  • Community needs assessment: documenting the need for affirmative services for LGB older adults / Nancy Orel
  • Openhouse: community building and research in the LGBT aging population / Marcy Adelman, Jeanette Gurevitch, Brian de Vries, and John A. Blando
  • Sage: New York City's pioneer organization for LGBT elders / Elizabeth Kling and Douglas Kimmel
  • Bibliography of research and clinical perspectives on LGBT aging / Steven David.