Andre P. Grace,Kristopher Wells's Growing into Resilience: Sexual and Gender Minority Youth in PDF

By Andre P. Grace,Kristopher Wells

ISBN-10: 1442629045

ISBN-13: 9781442629042

ISBN-10: 1442637579

ISBN-13: 9781442637573

Despite contemporary development in civil rights for sexual and gender minorities (SGM), making sure SGM formative years adventure equity, justice, inclusion, security, and safety of their colleges and groups is still an ongoing problem. In Growing into Resilience, André P. Grace and Kristopher Wells – co-founders of Camp fYrefly, a summer season management camp for SGM early life – examine how academics, healthcare employees, and different pros might help SGM formative years construct the human and fabric resources that might empower them to be at liberty, fit, and resilient.

Grace and Wells examine the great (physical, psychological, and sexual) well-being of SGM adolescence, emphasizing the function of worrying pros in an technique that that acknowledges and contains SGM formative years. all through, the authors draw upon the non-public narratives of SGM early life, emphasizing how study, coverage, and perform needs to act jointly for them for you to thrive and satisfy their promise.

Both a source for these professionally engaged in paintings with sexual and gender minorities and a finished textual content to be used in classes on operating with susceptible formative years populations, Growing into Resilience is a well timed and transdisciplinary book.

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