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COUN 6900 CA LPCC Survey Course: California Social and Community Issues: Welcome & Course Readings

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Course Readings

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Akinsulure-Smith, A., & O’Hara, M. (2012). Working with forced migrants: Therapeutic issues and considerations for mental health counselors. Journal of Mental Health Counseling, 34(1), 38–55.

Anderson, K. L. (2002). Perpetrator or victim? Relationships between intimate partner violence and well-being. Journal of Marriage and the Family, 64, 851–863.

Appel, A. E, & Holden, G. W. (1998). The co-occurrence of spouse and physical child abuse: A review and appraisal. Journal of Family Psychology, 12(4), 578–599.

Atterbury, K. (2014). Preserving the person: The ethical imperative of recovery-oriented practices. American Journal Of Orthopsychiatry, 84(2), 182-189.

Ballan, M. S., Romanelli, M., & Harper, J. (2011). The social model: A lens for counseling transgender individuals with disabilities. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Mental Health 15(3), pp. 260-280.

Borges, G., Rafful, C., Tancredi, D., Saito, N., Aguilar-Gaxiola, S., Medina-Mora, M., & Breslau, J. (2013). Mexican immigration to the U.S., the occurrence of violence and the impact of mental disorders. Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria, 35 (2), 161-168.

Caldwell, R. L. (2005). At the confluence of memory and meaning—Life review with older adults and families: Using narrative therapy and the expressive arts to re-member and re-author stories of resilience. The Family Journal, 13(2), 172–175.

Cerezo, A., Morales, A., Quintero, D., & Rothman, S. (2014). Trans migrations: Exploring life at the intersection of transgender identity and immigration. Psychology of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity, 1(2), 170-180.

Chiu, M. Y. L., & Lo, W. T. L. (2010). Operationalization of the SAMHSA model of recovery: A quality of life perspective. Quality of Life Research, 19(1), 1–13.

Collier, A. F., Munger, M., & Moua, Y. K. (2012). Hmong mental health needs assessment: A community-based partnership in a small Mid-Western community. American Journal of Community Psychology, 49(1–2), 73–86.

Dreby, J. (2012). The burden of deportation on children in Mexican immigrant families. Journal of Marriage and the Family, 74(4), pp. 829-845.

Felton, M. C., Cashin, C. E., & Brown, T. T. (2010). What does it take? California county funding requests for recovery-oriented full service partnerships under the Mental Health Services Act. Community Mental Health Journal, 46(5), 441–451.

Ferri, C. P., Prince, M., Brayne, C., Brodaty, H., Fratiglioni, L., Ganguli, M.,…Alzheimer’s Disease International. (2005). Global prevalence of dementia: A Delphi consensus study. The Lancet, 366(9503), 2112–2117.

Fontes, L. A. (2002). Child discipline and physical abuse in immigrant Latino families: Reducing violence and misunderstandings. Journal of Counseling & Development, 80(31), 31–40.

Fulmer, T., Guadagno, L., Dyer, C., & Connolly, M. (2004). Progress in elder abuse screening and assessment instruments. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 52(2), 297–304.

Gallor, S. M., & Fassinger, R. E. (2010). Social support, ethnic identity, and sexual identity of lesbians and gay men. Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services, 22(3), 287–315.

Garland, E. L., Manusov, E. G., Foeliger, B., Kelly, A., Williams, J. M., & Howard, M. O. (2014). Mindfulness-oriented recovery enhancement for chronic pain and prescription opioid misuse: Results from an early-stage randomized controlled trial. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 82(3), 448–459.

Gehart, D. (2012a). The mental health recovery movement and family therapy, part I: Consumer-led reform of services to persons diagnosed with severe mental illness. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38(3), 429–442.

Gehart, D. (2012b). The mental health recovery movement and family therapy, part II: A collaborative, appreciative approach for supporting mental health recovery. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 38(3), 443–457.

Goldfried, M. R., & Goldfried, A. P. (2001). The importance of parental support in the lives of gay, lesbian, and bisexual individuals. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 57(5), 681–693.

Harris, K. S., Smock, S. A., & Wilkes, M. T. (2011). Relapse resilience: A process model of addiction and recovery. Journal of Family Psychotherapy, 22(3), 265–274.

Lee, M. Y., & Mjelde-Mossey, L. (2004). Cultural dissonance among generations: A solution-focused approach with East Asian elders and their families. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 30(4), 497–513.

Levy, B. R., Slade, M. D., Kunkel, S. R., & Kasl, S. V. (2002). Longevity increased by positive self-perceptions of aging. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 83(2), 261–270.

Lowis, M. J., Edwards, A. C., & Burton, M. (2009). Coping with retirement: Well-being, health, and religion. Journal of Psychology, 143(4), 427–448.

Nemoto, R., Bodeker, B., & Iwamoto, M. (2011). Social support, exposure to violence and transphobia, and correlates of depression among male-to-female transgender women with a history of sex work. American Journal of Public Health, 101(10), pp. 1980-1988.

Ngo, B., & Leet-Otley, J. (2011). Discourses about gender among Hmong American policymakers: Conflicting views about gender, culture, and Hmong youth. Journal of Language, Identity, and Education 10(2), pp. 99-118.

Ong, A. D., Bergeman, C. S., & Boker, S. M. (2009). Resilience comes of age: Defining features in later adulthood. Journal of Personality, 77(6), 1777–1804.

Riley, L. D., & Bowen, C. (2005). The sandwich generation: Challenges and coping strategies of multigenerational families. The Family Journal, 13(1), 52–58.

Rosario, M., Schrimshaw, E.W., & Hunter, J. (2009). Disclosure of sexual orientation and subsequent substance use and abuse among lesbian, gay, and bisexual youths: Critical role of disclosure reactions. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 23(1),175-184.

Rostosky, S. S., Riggle, E. D. B., Gray, B. E., & Hatton, R. L. (2007). Minority stress experiences in committed same-sex couple relationships. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 38(4), 392–400.

Saechao, F., Sharrock, S., Reicherter, D., Livingston, J., Aylward, A., Whisnant, J.,…Kohli, S. (2012). Stressors and barriers to using mental health services among diverse groups of first-generation immigrants to the United States. Community Mental Health Journal, 48(1), 98–106.

Sirin, S., Ryce, P., Gupta, T., & Rogers-Sirin, L. (2013). The role of acculturative stress on mental health symptoms for immigrant adolescents: A longitudinal investigation. Developmental Psychology, 49(4), pp. 736-748.

Spangler, D., & Brandl, B. (2007). Abuse in later life: Power and control dynamics and a victim-centered response. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 12(6), 322–331.

Thompson, B., & Colon, Y. (2004). Lesbians and gay men at the end of their lives: Psychosocial concerns. In J. Berzoff & P. Silverman (Eds.), Living with dying: A handbook for end-of-life healthcare practitioners (pp. 482–498). New York, NY: Columbia University Press.

Vaughan, M. D., & Waehler, C. A. (2010). Coming out growth: Conceptualizing and measuring stress-related growth associated with coming out to others as a sexual minority. Journal of Adult Development, 17(2), 94–109.

Yoon, J., Bruckner, T. A., & Brown, T. T. (2013). The association between client characteristics and recovery in California’s comprehensive community mental health programs. American Journal of Public Health, 103(10), 89-95.

Other Readings

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