Between Gay and Straight: Honoring a Client's Multiple Identities

By Jeff Levy

Reprinted from Psychotherapy Networker, May/June, 2010.

Rob rushed into his first session with me, gym bag on one shoulder, briefcase on the other, 10 minutes late and out of breath. He set his bags down, gently put his Blackberry on the table in front of him, and...

"Gay-Positive" Therapy Is Not Good Enough

By Jeff Levy and Bruce Koff

Reprinted from In The Family Magazine, Volume 7, Number 2, Fall 2002, pp. 8-11.

"You don't need any special training to work with gays and lesbians, but it is essential to be 'gay friendly'." So read the August, 2001 issue of Psychotherapy Finances, quoting the opinion of an...