|Gay Affirmative Psychotherapy Supervision Available now.
Are you a psychotherapist or someone in the mental health profession working
with Gays and Lesbians and finding yourself wanting supervision to learn how to help this population. Contact Joe Kort at 248-399-7317 or
email at email@example.com.
here for upcoming trainings.
Queer Ear for the Straight Therapist
Helping straight clinicians work with Gays and Lesbians
As a psychotherapist,
If you have gay clients,
It’s not enough to be
The fact is, even the best intentioned therapists have some
level of homophobia to overcome.
From birth, heterosexist culture imprints us to think that
heterosexuality is primary,
and that any other orientation is inferior.
It’s not even enough to be
Gay or straight, we’re taught the homonegative belief
that the "alternate lifestyle" of being gay is a
more difficult way to live. But the "alternative" of living
heterosexually is actually harder for gay men,
and can lead only to depression and self-defeating, or
even self-destructive behaviors.
Learn the issues that
They may surprise you.
Gay Affirmative Psychotherapy Training for Mental
based on the book, "10 Smart Things Gay Men Can Do To
Improve Their Lives.
IN BOOKSTORES NOW FROM ALYSON PUBLICATIONS
contact Joe Kort for dates and times at
This training and book is for gay men and their families,
as well as all human service
professionals, this book will help you:
• address your own heterosexism and
• assess the stages of coming out
• help your client resolve family issues
• know the facts and clinical data of
helping gay relationships
• apply Imago Relationship Therapy in
working with gay couples
• determine if your client is a sex
• provide Gay Affirmative
|" Joe Kort has written a fine book.
He writes well, grounds his insights in
theory, appropriately shares his
personal experience and provides clear
guidance for gay men to accept
themselves and learn how to create
and sustain a durable and loving
relationship. I recommend it to its
intended audience and to the straight
community who want to be better
informed about gay relationships."
Harville Hendrix, Ph.D.
author, Getting the Love You Want: A
Guide for Couples
Joe Kort & Associates, PC / 25600 Woodward Ave / Suite 218 / Royal Oak, MI 48067 /