2012, English, Book edition: Breaking out II : the complete guide to building a positive LGBTI identity. Alderson, Kevin., (author.)

User activity

Share to:
Breaking out II : the complete guide to building a positive LGBTI identity
 
Bookmark: https://trove.nla.gov.au/version/197462083
Physical Description
  • 482 pages ; 23 cm.
Published
  • London, Ontario : Insomniac press, [2012]
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Breaking out II : the complete guide to building a positive LGBTI identity.
Also Titled
  • Breaking out two : the complete guide to building a positive LGBTI identity.
Author
  • Alderson, Kevin., (author.)
Published
  • London, Ontario : Insomniac press, [2012]
Copyright
  • ©2012.
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 482 pages ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • How can LGBTI individuals learn to love themselves when many or most of the signals society sends out denigrate their very being? Dr. Kevin Alderson has developed a method of building a positive LGBTI identity based on extensive research and the best of what we know about self-help psychology.
Contents
  • pt. I Connecting with Self
  • Section I-A Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Individuals
  • Internalized Homophobia and Biphobia
  • - Putting the Enemy to Sleep
  • Self-Esteem, Self-Acceptance, and Body Image
  • - Learning to Like Yourself
  • Minimization and Denial
  • - Breaking the "Secret" to Yourself
  • Compartmentalization and Fragmentation
  • - Reclaiming Your Self
  • Stereotyping
  • - Relinquishing the Lies That Haunt You
  • Conformity and Passivity
  • - Releasing Your Personal Power
  • Spirituality and Religion
  • - Understanding Unconditional Love
  • Section I-B Transgender, Transsexual, and Intersex Individuals
  • Internalized Transphobia
  • - Killing the Demon Inside
  • Transgender and Intersex Self-Esteem, Self-Acceptance, and Body Image
  • - Accepting Reflections From a Warped Mirror
  • Peace of Mind
  • - Learning to Become Mindful and Contented
  • pt. II Connecting with LGBTI Culture
  • Section II-A Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Individuals
  • LGB Belonging
  • - Finding a Community
  • Developing Friendships
  • - Connections That Count
  • Finding a Partner
  • - The Art of Successful Dating
  • Having Great Sex
  • - Explosions Do Not Need to be Violent!
  • Keeping a Partner
  • - Creating Sustainable Relationships
  • Section II-B Transgender, Transsexual, and Intersex Individuals
  • Trans and Intersex Belonging
  • - Finding a Supportive TTI Community
  • Trans and Intersex Partnering
  • - From Dating to Maintaining Relationships
  • pt. III Reconnecting with the Dominant Culture
  • Section III-A Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Individuals
  • Disclosing to Non-Family
  • - Breaking the Silence
  • Disclosing to Family
  • - Breaking Out of the Family Closet
  • Section III-B Transgender, Transsexual, and Intersex Individuals
  • Learning Gender and Passing
  • - The Art of Acting Male or Female
  • Special Disclosure Issues
  • - I Am Who I Say I Am
  • Fetishistic Crossdressing Individuals
  • - But It's More Than a Fetish
  • pt. IV Special Concerns of Adolescents
  • Section IV-A Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Adolescents
  • Internal Aspects of Being an LGB Adolescent
  • External Aspects of Being an LGB Adolescent
  • Section IV-B Transgender, Transsexual, and Intersex Adolescents
  • Internal Aspects of Being a TTI Adolescent
  • External Aspects of Being a TTI Adolescent
  • Conclusion
  • - Final Thoughts and Reflections
  • Appendices
  • Appendix A How Do I Know If I Have a Homosexual or Bisexual Orientation?
  • Appendix B Should I Identify as Gay, Lesbian, or Bisexual?
  • Appendix C How Do I Know if I Have Gender Dysphoria?
  • Appendix D Should I Identify as a Transsexual Individual?
  • Appendix E LGBTI Safety Concerns
  • Appendix F Disclosing Your LGBTI Identity at Work
  • Appendix G Preventing or Living with HIV and AIDS
  • Appendix H Choosing a Therapist
  • Appendix I Internet Resources, Self-Help Groups, and LGBTI Organizations
  • Appendix J Recommended Readings.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9781554830626
  • 1554830621
Dewey Number
  • 306.76
Libraries Australia ID
Contributed by
Libraries Australia

Get this edition

Freely available

  • Set up My libraries

    How do I set up "My libraries"?

    In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must first login or sign up. Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.

  • All (1)
  • NSW (1)
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.
None of your libraries hold this item.

Found at these bookshops

Searching - please wait...

You also may like to try some of these bookshops, which may or may not sell this item.

User activity


e.g. test cricket, Perth (WA), "Parkes, Henry"

Separate different tags with a comma. To include a comma in your tag, surround the tag with double quotes.

Be the first to add a tag for this edition

Be the first to add this to a list

Comments and reviews

What are comments? Add a comment

No user comments or reviews for this version

Add a comment