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If you are a member of our section, and would like to join our ListServ, please contact our section Communication Coordinator Douglas Knutson.

If you are interested in submitting a research request to the ListServ, please consider reviewing the list guidelines as defined by the Society of Counseling Psychology, Division 17.

To learn more about membership, please go to our Membership page.

To learn more about leadership possibilities, please contact our Section Chair Dustin Shepler.

Our Mission Statement

The section’s mission is to expand understanding of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender populations among Counseling and Psychological professionals, students and all those they impact in their roles as clinicians, teachers, consultants and authors.

Our Goal

To encourage effective and ethically sound counseling and psychological research, training, and practice related to lesbian women, gay men, bisexual men and women and transgender persons.

To create opportunities for professional networking and career development for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students, professionals and their allies.

To develop working relationships between corporate America and mental health service providers to facilitate more cohesive and productive environments in the workplace and in the communities where people work and live.