NYU Steinhardt

Counseling Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth

  • Course Number: APSY-GE 2895
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 3
  • Description: An overview of what it means to be a gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender youth. Examines youths? experiences with stigma, prejudice, harassment & violence based on sexual orientation & gender role expression. Explores ways mental health professionals can counsel youth to reduce their psychosocial stress related to coming out & discrimination, & to enhance pscyhosocial well-being in forming sexual & gender identities.
  • Old Course Number: E63.2895