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Therapeutic approaches to counselling trans and gender diverse clients during the 2017 Australian Marriage Law Postal Survey: A qualitative study of the effects of stigma

Return to Articles Gaby Mason, Master of Counselling and Applied Psychotherapy, Torrens University.     Introduction In the last decade, there has been a dramatic rise in the cultural visibility of people who identify as trans and gender diverse (TGD). This increased visibility is due to the advocacy of groups that represent and support TGD people …

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Therapeutic approaches to counselling trans and gender diverse clients during the 2017 Australian Marriage Law Postal Survey: A qualitative study of the effects of stigma

Gaby Mason, Master of Counselling and Applied Psychotherapy, Torrens University.    Abstract The Australian Marriage Law Postal Survey (AMLPS), conducted between September and November 2017, has been identified as a time when trans and gender diverse (TGD) people experienced high levels of societal stigmatisation. This study enquired into the impacts of stigma on TGD people …

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