LGBT Breast Cancer Survivors

To LGBT Breast Cancer Survivors: I co-led a lesbian cancer support group and understand many of the issues associated with breast cancer, other forms of cancer, and LGBT issues with medical care.  If you and/or your partner need to talk about cancer, please call.  I...

LGBT Discrimination

LGBT Discrimination is still pervasive. If you suffer from emotional issues related to LGBT discrimination, please call for help. From The Williams Institute March 2, 2015 Study documents pervasive discrimination by law enforcement in LGBT community A new report...

Same-Sex Marriage & Mental Health

Same-Sex Marriage & Mental Health Why Same-Sex Marriage is Also a Mental Health Issue From Psychiatry Advisor Robert M. Kertzner, MD February 18, 2015 With the impending U.S. Supreme Court review of same-sex marriage this year, mental health arguments will figure...

Same-Sex Couples and FMLA

Same-sex marriage is legal in Colorado According to The Williams Institute: A new rule amending the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) will impact same-sex couples. Changing the definition of “spouse” extends family and medical leave rights to all...

LGBT Healthcare Bill of Rights

LGBT Healthcare Bill of Rights RIGHT TO BE TREATED WITH EQUALITY AND RESPECT You deserve to be treated with respect and made to feel welcome no matter who you are. You have a right to not be denied service or given inferior service. RIGHT TO AFFIRMATION OF YOUR TRUE...